[tbb-bugs] #18361 [Tor Browser]: Issues with corporate censorship and mass surveillance

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#18361: Issues with corporate censorship and mass surveillance
 Reporter:  ioerror                       |          Owner:  tbb-team
     Type:  enhancement                   |         Status:  new
 Priority:  High                          |      Milestone:
Component:  Tor Browser                   |        Version:
 Severity:  Critical                      |     Resolution:
 Keywords:  security, privacy, anonymity  |  Actual Points:
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 Reviewer:                                |        Sponsor:  None

Comment (by jgrahamc):

 Replying to [comment:216 tne]:
 > Replying to [comment:215 jgrahamc]:
 > Indeed, that's actually the source of my question. I imagine the
 classification of requests that are participating in a DDoS is somehow
 different from that of requests participating in other kinds of abuse. If
 you could shed some light on how it is so, I would be very grateful.

 Yes. We have all sorts of different systems for dealing with different
 types of abuse because they are quite different. The IP reputation part,
 which is the source of the CAPTCHAs that Tor users are seeing, is a small

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/18361#comment:217>
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