[tor-dev] [proposal] New Entry Guard Selection Algorithm

Nick Mathewson nickm at alum.mit.edu
Thu Oct 29 21:23:43 UTC 2015

On Thu, Oct 29, 2015 at 5:01 PM, isis <isis at torproject.org> wrote:
> Hello,
> For your reviewing pleasure, may I present you with a new (draft) proposal for
> a new entry guard selection algorithm, and associated data structures (with
> reference implementations!). [0]  The bulk of it is based upon George
> Kadianakis' recent email and pseudocode. [1] [2]  There are still a few XXXs
> which need elucidation and/or comment.
> Relevant tickets include:
>   https://bugs.torproject.org/17261
>   https://bugs.torproject.org/17262
>   https://bugs.torproject.org/16120
>   https://bugs.torproject.org/12466
>   https://bugs.torproject.org/12450
>   https://bugs.torproject.org/12595
> Assistance with the completion of #17262 (due 31 Oct) would be greatly
> appreciated, since my plan for tomorrow is to work with some of the
> cryptographers here to review my changes to the crypto in rBridge for #7520.

Woo, this is now proposal 259.

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