Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#21339 new defect

Prefer Chacha on servers that lack AES hardware support?

Reported by: nickm Owned by:
Priority: Medium Milestone: Tor: unspecified
Component: Core Tor/Tor Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tor-relay performance needs-analysis
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Yawning suggests this on #15426. For clients it's a fingerprinting issue, sure, but for servers it's probably an easy safe win. If in fact there are a significant number of relays left where aes is slower than chacha.

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comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by nickm

Keywords: tor-relay performance needs-analysis added
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