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Are low bandwidth DoS attacks performed over the Tor network a problem to be considered?

Is there any other serious obstacle for such attacks over Tor? Many services will automatically block exit nodes, or will be more strict with detecting possible attacks from exit nodes. Even if they ...
forest's user avatar
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Will the network know if a malicious guard keeps dropping connections?

Do Tor authority servers, or probing servers, or those clients who were dropped by the malicious guard have any mechanism to report it to the authority servers so that the malicious guard will be ...
cacahuatl's user avatar
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Are there problems on tor netowrk?

Some guy on #[email protected] are saying that there is an attack (ddos) to some relay... is that true ? Not for all relays, at least (I operate one). There are around 6000-7000 relays, its unlikely any ...
cacahuatl's user avatar
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Had valet nodes been implemented?

Not yet, to my knowledge. The concept is rather useless, by the way - at least with present Tor architecture: yes, it makes DoS a bit more difficult to perform, and no, DoS is an avalanche-like ...
Alexey Vesnin's user avatar
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