Opened 2 years ago

Last modified 14 months ago

#26664 new defect

When an exit tells a client about an IPv6-only hostname, the client should choose another IPv6 exit

Reported by: teor Owned by:
Priority: Medium Milestone: Tor: unspecified
Component: Core Tor/Tor Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: ipv6 tor-client tor-exit
Cc: Actual Points:
Parent ID: #17011 Points:
Reviewer: Sponsor:


When #21311 and #21310 are finished, we need to make clients choose an IPv6 exit when an exit tells them they are connecting to an IPv6-only site

We can't choose an exit for the specific IPv6 address, because that leads to tagging attacks.

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Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 14 months ago by teor

Parent ID: #17811#17011
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