[tor-relays] New obfsproxy release: obfsproxy-0.2.7 [bridge operators: please upgrade!]

Grozdan neutrino8 at gmail.com
Sat Mar 15 14:03:23 UTC 2014

On Sat, Mar 15, 2014 at 2:36 PM, George Kadianakis <desnacked at riseup.net> wrote:
> Hello,
> a few days after the release of obfsproxy-0.2.6, we spotted a bug
> where scramblesuit would basically reject clients if they try to
> connect a second time after a short amount of time has passed [0].
> This is a serious correctness bug and bridge operators are advised to
> upgrade to obfsproxy-0.2.7 as soon as possible (we want to start
> suggesting scramblesuit to users and we need to make sure that most
> bridges have already upgraded by then).
> You can use git master or pip to upgrade to 0.2.7. We have also
> notified the obfsproxy Debian maintainers and we should soon have
> obfsproxy-0.2.7 packages ready (we will send an email to this list
> when they are ready).
> Furthermore, obfsproxy-0.2.7 clients now support SOCKS5 (thanks Yawning!)
> and the changes also include a few performance enhancements
> for obfs3 and scramblesuit.
> Please upgrade your bridges.
> Thanks!
> PS: We will do yet another obfsproxy release soon-ish (probably in the
>     next 2 weeks) which will include some more scramblesuit
>     improvements and other miscellaneous code changes. Again, we will inform
>     you by sending an email to this list.
> [0]: https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/11100

Thanks. Upgraded here and all appears to work fine :)

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Yours truly

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