This is a copy of the message Nick Mathewson sent to the tor-talk &
Hi! It's a new month, so that means there's a new attack on TLS.
By this point, some people have started to ask me about the Rizzo and Duong's new CRIME attack on TLS.
Tor currently transports data over encrypted TLS tunnels between nodes, in turn carried by TCP.
Today, a team of security researchers and cryptographers gave a talk at the 25th Chaos Communication Congress (25C3), about a