[ooni-dev] Campus Network Cencorship & OONI

Arturo Filastò art at torproject.org
Mon Feb 17 21:20:06 UTC 2014

Moving the thread to ooni-dev so that we can continue the discussion there.

On 2/17/14, 2:43 AM, Abel Corver wrote:
> Hi Art, 
> Thanks!
> Yeah, let's move this to the ooni-dev mailing list! (I've subscribed to
> both lists)
> Shall we discuss the what exact ticket to open there, or do you want to
> file one now?

I openned a ticket about this on the github issue tracker:

Let me know if you think that covers your use case and if you think
there should be something added to it.

~ Art.

> On Sun, Feb 16, 2014 at 4:06 PM, Arturo Filastò <arturo at filasto.net
> <mailto:arturo at filasto.net>> wrote:
>     On 2/16/14, 12:13 AM, Abel Corver wrote:
>     > Hi,
>     >
>     > I'm a student in the US interested in finding out if my university is
>     > censoring certain pages.
>     >
>     > (1) Are there any UI tools to visualize OONI reports?
>     There is currently one graphical tool for aiding in visualizing
>     ooniprobe reports called ooniprobix:
>     https://github.com/AccessNow/ooniprobix.
>     This can be useful for parsing and analyzing the reports, but not
>     visualizing the report data.
>     > (2) Do you know of existing initiatives to monitor censorship _within_
>     > networks, as opposed to by country? If so, are any of them
>     specifically
>     > targeting possible campus surveillance?
>     >
>     That is also what we are interested in measuring. That is why for
>     example we include by default the AS number of the network that is being
>     tested in the report. This allows us to know not only in which country
>     censorship is happening, but also which ISP is performing censorship.
>     The problem, however, is that there is currently no way to say that the
>     censorship you are witnessing is caused by the ISP, but a local network
>     policy (a campus performing censorship or an office).
>     I think this is a worthwhile thing to have and I think we should open a
>     ticket on our issue tracker to discuss how we could tackle implementing
>     it: https://github.com/TheTorProject/ooni-probe/issues.
>     > Let me know if there're better places to ask this question. I wasn't
>     > able to find an OONI mailing list.
>     We do have a mailing list!
>     You should subscribe to ooni-dev and ooni-talk:
>     https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/ooni-dev,
>     https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/ooni-talk/
>     Do you mind if we move this discussion to the ooni-dev mailing list?
>     ~ Art.

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