Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Ticket #25882, comment 27


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Aug 2, 2018, 3:52:03 PM (15 months ago)
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  • Ticket #25882, comment 27

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    77So, two thoughts: what is the mechanism by which the set of introduction points known to a client is kept synchronised with the set of "live" introduction points maintained by an onion service?  Note that a descriptor held by a client may become outdated, a descriptor held by the database may become outdated, and circuits maintained by the onion service may stop working...
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    9 Also, what is to stop a malicious introduction point from sending an ACK to a client but never reaching out to the onion service?
     9Also, what is to stop a malicious (or buggy) introduction point from sending an ACK to a client but never reaching out to the onion service?