[tor-dev] Tor Geolocating exit nodes.

Andrew Lewman andrew at torproject.is
Wed Jun 18 15:29:35 UTC 2014

On 06/18/2014 04:38 AM, JP Wulf wrote:
> This geolocation could perhaps be used to validate the integrity of the
> nodes (how I dont know, maybe by establishing TOR honeypots that can only
> be compromised through traffic through a compromised (owned) exit node).

The Tor client does not trust the tor network by design. The user can
influence the client to use countries they think are safe. See

pgp 0x6B4D6475

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