Changes between Version 28 and Version 29 of TorWeeklyNews/2013/10


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Sep 9, 2013, 7:58:06 AM (6 years ago)
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lunar
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cover gsoc and doctor

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    72 Thanks Frenn vun der Enn [XXX] for setting up a new mirror [XXX] of the Tor project website.
     72Thanks Frenn vun der Enn [XXX] for setting up a new mirror [XXX] of the
     73Tor project website.
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    74 [XXX] http://enn.lu/
    75 [XXX] https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-mirrors/2013-September/000351.html
     75  [XXX] http://enn.lu/
     76  [XXX] https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-mirrors/2013-September/000351.html
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    77 Item 1 with cited source [XXX].
     78With the Google Summer of Code ending in two weeks, the students have
     79sent their the next to last reports: Kostas Jakeliunas for the
     80Searchable metrics archive [XXX], Johannes Fürmann for EvilGenius [XXX],
     81and Hareesan for the Steganography Browser Extension [XXX].
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    79 Item 2 with cited source [XXX].
     83  [XXX] https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-dev/2013-September/005380.html
     84  [XXX] https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-dev/2013-September/005394.html
     85  [XXX] https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-dev/2013-September/005409.html
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    81 Item 3 with cited source [XXX].
     87Damian Johnson anounced [XXX] he had completed the rewrite of DocTor in
     88Python [XXX],  “a service that pulls hourly consensus information and
     89checks it for a host of issues (directory authority outages, expiring
     90certificates, etc). In the case of a problem it notifies
     91tor-consensus-health@ [XXX], and we in turn give the authority operator
     92a heads up.”
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     94  [XXX] https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-reports/2013-September/000338.html
     95  [XXX] https://gitweb.torproject.org/doctor.git
     96  [XXX] https://lists.torproject.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/tor-consensus-health
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    8798Vulnerabilities
     
    164175 * another research paper about hidden services https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-talk/2013-September/029856.html
    165176 * fox-it blog post https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-talk/2013-September/029862.html http://blog.fox-it.com/2013/09/05/large-botnet-cause-of-recent-tor-network-overload/
    166  * gsoc: reports Kostas Jakeliunas Searchable metrics archive https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-dev/2013-September/005380.html ; Johannes Fürmann EvilGenius https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-dev/2013-September/005394.html; Hareesan https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-dev/2013-September/005409.html
    167177 * Karsten's first draft of Requirements and Software Design for a Better Tor Performance Measurement Tool https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-dev/2013-September/005386.html
    168178 * Tor encryption vs. latest revelations about NSA https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-talk/2013-September/029929.html https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-talk/2013-September/029930.html
    169  * Doctor rewrite https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-reports/2013-September/000338.html
    170179 * Testing flash proxy infrastructure https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-dev/2013-September/005402.html
    171180 * Quickly testing TOR using Chutney and Fluxcapacitor https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tor-dev/2013-September/005403.html