[tor-talk] "EVIL bug" Linux Tor Browser Bundle (2.2.35-8)

Joe Btfsplk joebtfsplk at gmx.com
Tue Mar 20 11:54:34 UTC 2012

On 3/19/2012 1:11 PM, clarissabryant wrote:
> On Mon, 19 Mar 2012 14:51:17 -0000, ming at tormail.net wrote:
>> Wow, Anonymous! Wow, what an amazing, "bug".
> Drama. Clearly exposing your own browsing on your own file system on 
> your own computer is a conspiracy of epic proportions. If the 
> existence of vidalia debug log is a risk to your anonymity, you are 
> already owned.
> Did you know tor, vidalia, and firefox talk over localhost? Google 
> localhost and you will find a HUGE conspiracy affecting BILLIONS of 
> computers. Billions of people are exposed to the localhost peer to 
> peer network and infestation.
clarissab, I can't tell what you meant by "Drama."
Could you expand some on the HUGE "conspiracy"?  How would it be 
possible for Tor, Firefox & Vidalia NOT to talk over localhost?  Why is 
this a conspiracy?

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