Issue No.05 - September/October (2007 vol.5)
Roger Dingledine , The Tor Project
Nick Mathewson , The Tor Project
Paul Syverson , US Naval Research Laboratory
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2007.108
Tor (the Onion Routing) is an open source, distributed, low-latency anonymity network. This article examines how Tor works, the underlying design philosophy, and some of the challenges in building, deploying, and sustaining a network for anonymous communications.
emerging standards, Tor, onion routing, anonymizer, privacy, peer-to-peer, networking
Roger Dingledine, Nick Mathewson, Paul Syverson, "Deploying Low-Latency Anonymity: Design Challenges and Social Factors", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol.5, no. 5, pp. 83-87, September/October 2007, doi:10.1109/MSP.2007.108