Opened 4 years ago

Closed 20 months ago

Last modified 6 months ago

#16606 closed enhancement (fixed)

Temporary XMPP accounts

Reported by: cypherpunks Owned by:
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Archived/Tor Messenger Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords:
Cc: sukhbir, arlolra Actual Points:
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Description

Guardianproject's chatsecure can create throwaway accounts instantly without needing registration.

Its nice to have because...

Makes setting up a chat faster.

Stops opsec mistakes like using the same usernames and passwords as non-anonymous accounts.

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Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by arlolra

Cc: sukhbir arlolra added; sukhbir@… removed

comment:2 Changed 2 years ago by arlolra

Severity: Normal
Summary: Temporary XMPP accounts for Tor Instant Messaging BundleTemporary XMPP accounts

comment:3 Changed 20 months ago by sukhbir

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

We can always improve this later, but I am happy that we have basic support for this feature: XMPP accounts with randomly generated username and passwords and automatic in-band registration.

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comment:4 Changed 6 months ago by traumschule

<+sukhe> hello. yes, I think it's fine to close the tickets. thanks for doing what we should done earlier :)

sad but true:
https://blog.torproject.org/sunsetting-tor-messenger

luckily there are alternatives:
https://blog.torproject.org/tor-heart-onion-messaging

.. and maybe someday

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