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Attack reveals 81 percent of Tor users but admins call for calm

2014/11/17

The Register - (International) A paper released by researchers at the Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology outlined a traffic confirmation attack method that the researchers stated could be used to identify users of the Tor anonymity network in 81 percent of cases if an attacker has sufficient resources.

Source: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/11/17/deanonymization_techniques_for_tor_and_bitcoin/

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