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Re: Tor at heart of embassy passwords leak; "ToR isn’t the problem, just use it for what it’s made for."

On 9/10/07, Michael_google gmail_Gersten <keybounce@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> So let me see if I understand this correctly.
> ... [ six sniffing opportunities between egress and sunday ] ...
> Does that sum it up correctly?

the main difference is that your ISP (unless it is a wireless one)
will rarely expose you to active man in the middle attacks.  this does
make certain types of attacks possible that cannot be implemented in a
fully passive manner.

best regards,