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Re: [tor-talk] FBI cracked Tor security
Am 14.07.2016 um 02:02 schrieb Sci Fith:
> Sources? Links? Otherwise why conjecture & possibilities?
2013 FBI and Freedom Hosting:
2015 FBI operation "Playpen"
In both cases, the FBI took over the Tor onion sites platform and
deployed a network investigative technique on the Tor hidden service
sites - the agency's term for a hacking tool. That tool used a
vulnerability to circumvent the protections of the Tor Browser Bundle,
and then installed a trojan, which grabbed the suspect's IP address and
>> But one clue might be that the FBI can read Bugzilla posts for whichever browser Tor uses (Firefox now)
For operation "Playpen" an own new 0-day exploit was used by FBI.
Mozilla and TorProject tried to get informations about the bug,
But the bug was classified by FBI because of "National Security".
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