[tor-relays] Relays vulnerable to OpenSSL bug: Please upgrade

Moritz Bartl moritz at torservers.net
Tue Apr 8 15:01:18 UTC 2014

On 04/08/2014 04:58 PM, ecarter9 at riseup.net wrote:
> Greetings all.  I follwed the above instructions on my relay.  Upon
> restarting Tor I have lost all of my flags and I have a new fingerprint. 
> Previously I had the Fast, Guard, Named, Running, Stable, and Valid flags.
>  Is this expected?  Did I miss a step somewhere?  Thanks for any help.

Yes. You made it generate new keys, so it is a "new relay" as far as Tor
is concerned. This is why not everybody should generate new keys
immediately, especially larger relays. But don't worry too much, you'll
get your flags back eventually. :)

Moritz Bartl

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