The Privacy BlogPrivacy, Security, Cryptography, and Anonymity

TAG | proxy

FBI Director James Cormey says that the North Korean’s who hacked Sony were tracked because of bad operational security in their use of proxies. We saw the same thing with the take down of the Silk Road website. Few people have the skills, tools, and discipline to be 100% consistent with their anonymity. Any slip […]

· · · ·

I have long said that privacy services are all about trust. I this article demonstrating how to use a simple web proxy to compromise the users of that proxy. Of course, the operator of the proxy is being untrustworthy, but that is the whole point. If you don’t have a reason to specifically trust the […]

· · · ·