If you're requesting a hidden service descriptor from a HSDir relay, are you building a circuit to that HSDir relay or are you not? Also, if you're running a stealth hidden service and the introduction point does require your authentication cookie to pass it along to the client, wouldn't whoevever operates the introduction point also be able to authenticate?

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