Opened 2 weeks ago

Last modified 2 weeks ago

#32614 assigned defect

hs-v3: Consider flagging an intro point as bad if rendezvous fails multiple times

Reported by: dgoulet Owned by: neel
Priority: Medium Milestone: Tor: unspecified
Component: Core Tor/Tor Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tor-circuit, tor-hs
Cc: neel Actual Points:
Parent ID: Points: 0.2
Reviewer: Sponsor: Sponsor27-can


This comes from #25882.

Should a client claim that an IP is failing if the RP never connected? In other words, handling the CIRCUIT_PURPOSE_C_REND_READY_INTRO_ACKED purpose when cleaning up a circuit.

I would think that having a maximum amount of retries let say (arbitrarily) after 2 times that you introduce, the IP sends back the ACK but then you end up timing out the RP circuit, we would flag the IP in the failure cache and move on to a new IP.

This would not be a "catch all" issues with connectivity but would at least zone out buggy or malicious IP that do not relay the introduction.

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 2 weeks ago by neel

Cc: neel added
Owner: set to neel
Status: newassigned

comment:2 Changed 2 weeks ago by neel

Keywords: tor-hs added; -tor-hs removed

Fix keywords.

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