IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Waiting for Anonymity: Understanding Delays in the Tor Overlay

2010 IEEE Tenth International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing (P2P)

Author(s): Dhungel, P. ; Steiner, M. ; Rimac, I. ; Hilt, V. ; Ross, K.W.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 2010
Conference Location: Delft, Netherlands, Netherlands
Conference Date: 25 August 2010
Page(s): 1 - 4
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4244-7141-6
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-7140-9
ISBN (Online): 978-1-4244-7139-3
DOI: 10.1109/P2P.2010.5569995
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Although Tor is the most widely used overlay for providing anonymity services, its users often experience very high delays. Because much of Tor usage is for Web applications, which are sensitive... View More

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