[tor-talk] Propsal for decentralization of the Tor network
arma at mit.edu
Mon Nov 24 01:37:25 UTC 2014
On Sun, Nov 23, 2014 at 05:07:42PM -0800, BM-2cUqBqHFVDHuY34ZcpL3PNgkpLUEEer8ev at bitmessage.ch wrote:
> I have carefully checked trac and torproject.org website for proposals,
> seen many interesting ones but not a single one to decentralize the Tor
> network from the direcotry authorities. There are many ways to accomplish
> this apparently, and it's the only way to guarantee full independence and
> Are there even plans to make this change? Or the current system which
> offers full control for few people seams good enough to you?
for another step in that direction.
for another direction to consider.
The current situation is that nobody knows of a design that, in your
words, will "guarantee full independence and anonymity". The one we have
is well-studied and has well-understood downsides, so I'm not eager to
move to one that is poorly-studied and has poorly-understood downsides.
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