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Re: US internet providers hijacking users' search queries
From: Mark Andrews <marka () isc org>
Date: Sun, 07 Aug 2011 12:08:39 +1000


In message <D8FBCDCB-BCD1-4847-9D23-D5745A5C609B () delong com>, Owen DeLong write
s:
On Aug 5, 2011, at 6:03 PM, Mark Andrews wrote:

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In message <4E3C9228.4050808 () paulgraydon co uk>, Paul Graydon writes:
On 08/05/2011 02:53 PM, Brielle wrote:
Until they start MitM the ssl traffic, fake certs and all.  Didn't a =
certai
n repressive regime already do this tactic with facebook or some =
other major=20
site?
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Syria did:=20
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https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2011/05/syrian-man-middle-against-facebook<h=
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s://www.facebook.com/note.php?note_id=3D10150178983622358&comments>=20=

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Which is countered by DNSSEC + DANE.  A country may be able to fake =
everything
under their tld but not the rest of the net.
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Unless they start proxying all queries and putting their own trust =
anchors on all the
results.

Which still won't work unless they can get a false trust anchor for the
root installed.
 
Mark
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Mark Andrews, ISC
1 Seymour St., Dundas Valley, NSW 2117, Australia
PHONE: +61 2 9871 4742                 INTERNET: marka () isc org


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