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Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:36:58 +0100
From: devel@...soft.ltd.uk
To: "Ivan .Heca" <ivanhec@...il.com>, fulldisclosure@...lists.org
Subject: Re: [FD] Peeling the onion: Almost everyone involved in developing
 Tor was (or is) funded by the US government | PandoDaily

On 17/07/14 01:10, Ivan .Heca wrote:
> Funding doubled, so engineering some back doors?
>
> In 2012, Tor nearly doubled its budget, taking in $2.2 million from
> Pentagon and intel-connected grants: $876,099 came from the DoD, $353,000
> from the State Department, $387,800 from IBB.
>
> That same year, Tor lined up an unknown amount funding from the
> Broadcasting Board of Governors to finance fast exit nodes.
>
> http://pando.com/2014/07/16/tor-spooks/
>
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You might find this interesting then.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CJNxbpbHA-I

The code is not the weak point, the idea that State funded operations
can co-op enough exit nodes to subvert the network and make a difference
is.

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