[tor-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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Comment (by ioerror):

 Replying to [comment:139 jgrahamc]:
 > Replying to [comment:137 ioerror]:
 > > Replying to [comment:135 jgrahamc]:
 > > > We are not just using Project Honeypot but it's an input. I'm using
 it here because all of us can look at their data and draw conclusions
 about any IP address or group of IP addresses.
 > >
 > > It is hard to address abuse if we cannot understand what that word
 > I've said a few times what abuse means. It means things like SQL
 injection, comment spamming, harvesting email addresses and HTTP DoS that
 exploits slowness on a web server to knock it over.

 What is the p value as asked above?

 > > I think Project Honeypot data is more of an art than a just process or
 even a fully explained science.
 > They publish all their data and you can look up any IP to see what
 they've seen from that IP.  I'm not sure how to make progress on this
 then. Do you have an alternative source of information that would help
 measure abuse coming through Tor?

 Please reply to the analysis of the XFF dataset: Does CloudFlare censor
 the entire country of Vietnam as hard as it does to many Tor exit nodes?

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/18361#comment:143>
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