[tor-talk] Cloak Tor Router

Lars Boegild Thomsen lth at reclaim-your-privacy.com
Mon Nov 3 07:00:49 UTC 2014

On Monday 03 November 2014 07:11:48 CJ wrote:
> Well, I hope you will implement firmware signature check… this would
> prevent most of the MitM problems.
> This should be optional though, in order to let "power-users" mess with
> their own firmware if they want.
> Better: let them push their own key on their very own device so that
> they might as well secure their updates.

As you can see from earlier posts - finding the best method for updating is still very much a work in progress.  One thing is for sure though - the hardware will be open and the source open source, so anybody will be able to write and build their own firmware and update the device.

"Firmware signature check" is a bit hard to do with any authority if the hardware in itself is open enough for people to write their own firmware, but I was thinking https certificate check for the automatic updates - in fact playing with that already (https://download.reclaim-your-privacy.com).

Lars Boegild Thomsen
Jabber/XMPP: lth at reclaim-your-privacy.com

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