[tor-talk] Unsafe for Tor?
equusaustralus at gmail.com
Fri Feb 10 00:33:51 UTC 2012
I've had the same problem when I routed my e-mail client to send
everything through Tor (via SSL/TLS of course ;))... When I logged on to
Gmail (and Facebook for that matter) via the web interface, it would
challenge me to prove my identity...
Now I just run my whole connection, including my Tor node, through a VPN :)
> That's right.
> You can connect a week from USA and two days later from France. But you
> can't connect to your bank from USA and 20 minutes later, connect from
> France. I supoose thats a big red flag in their security sistems, and that
> makes sense.
> 2012/2/9 Eugen Leitl <eugen at leitl.org>
>> On Thu, Feb 09, 2012 at 12:49:24PM +0100, Marco Predicatori wrote:
>>> bao song, on 02/09/2012 11:59 AM, wrote:
>>>> my Internet banking had been disabled because I seemed to be
>>>> logging in from different countries, and their new and improved
>>>> policy to keep me safe is to only allow local access.
>>> Could make sense, but how would they serve frequent travellers?
>> By using algorithms which model usual traffic patterns. Most people
>> typically don't travel megameters/second every few minutes.
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