I am just get started in wireshark and tor, so please don't laugh)

When i establish connection to tor, using tor browser i saw in wireshark some unclear packet.

After SYN (9) -> SYN,ACK (10) -> ACK (11) i saw it - 12'th packet: enter image description here

and it unclear for me: enter image description here does anybody tell me, what the "www.wiaakidaayd.com" and why it?

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This is the hostname that is included in the SSL/TLS certificate. Tor doesn't use it for authentication, so it's just generated randomly.

  • thank a lot! i guess about it, but it was aprovment needed by someone)
    – Gudsaf
    May 4, 2017 at 11:53

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