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Tor hints at possible U.S. government involvement in recent attack

By Jon Gold, Network World | July 31,st 2014 Anonymity network hacked with sophisticated traffic correlation technique. Hackers attacked the infrastructure of Tor, the anonymizing service, earlier this month in an incident that may have compromised a number of hidden services, according to an announcement posted today by the Tor Project’s director, Roger Dingledine. Dingledine …

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Tor Project working to fix weakness that can unmask users

By Lucian Constantin, Techworld | July 22nd, 2014 The anonymity software’s developers believe they’ve identified the problem. Developers of Tor software believe they’ve identified a weakness that was scheduled to be revealed at the Black Hat security conference next month that could be used to de-anonymize Tor users. The Black Hat organizers recently announced that …

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