Opened 2 months ago

Last modified 8 weeks ago

#28514 new defect

Open NUM_PARALLEL_TESTING_CIRCS when a bandwidth test is initiated

Reported by: teor Owned by:
Priority: Medium Milestone: Tor: unspecified
Component: Core Tor/Tor Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tor-dos, tor-bwauth, 035-backport, 034-backport-maybe, 033-backport-maybe, 029-backport-maybe-not
Cc: Actual Points:
Parent ID: #22453 Points:
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After we put a limit on the number of testing circuits (#28511), we can open NUM_PARALLEL_TESTING_CIRCS*3/2 circuits when we start testing bandwidth. Otherwise, circuits can time out and be replaced with new circuits, leading to a DoS.

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comment:1 Changed 8 weeks ago by teor

Milestone: Tor: 0.4.0.x-finalTor: unspecified

We might remove bandwidth self-tests.

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