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    <div class="moz-cite-prefix">Can someone explain to me how the FBI
      (or whatever gov 3 letter acronym) "seized" a Tor domain? The Tor
      DNS resolution is supposed to be distributed to where it never
      reveals the actual location, is it not?<br>
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      <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tor_%28anonymity_network%29">http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tor_(anonymity_network)</a><br>
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        !important; float: none;">As of Tor release 0.2.0.1-alpha, Tor
        includes its own DNS resolver, which will dispatch queries over
        the mix network. This should close the DNS leak and can interact
        with Tor's address mapping facilities to provide the Tor hidden
        service (</span><code style="font-family: monospace, Courier;
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          href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/.onion" title=".onion"
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        -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255,
        255); display: inline !important; float: none;">) access to
        non-SOCKS-aware applications.</span><sup
        id="cite_ref-Tor_Changelog_25-1" class="reference"
        style="line-height: 1em; unicode-bidi: -webkit-isolate;
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        background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><a
href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tor_%28anonymity_network%29#cite_note-Tor_Changelog-25"
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        ...<br>
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      </sup><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: sans-serif;
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        !important; float: none;">Servers configured to receive inbound
        connections only through Tor are called hidden services. Rather
        than revealing a server's IP address (and thus its network
        location), a hidden service is accessed through its<span
          class="Apple-converted-space"> </span></span><a
        href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/.onion" title=".onion"
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        initial; background-repeat: initial initial;">onion address</a><span
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        -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255,
        255); display: inline !important; float: none;">. The Tor
        network understands these addresses and can route data to and
        from hidden services, even to those hosted behind<span
          class="Apple-converted-space"> </span></span><a
        href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Firewall_%28computing%29"
        title="Firewall (computing)" style="text-decoration: none;
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          class="Apple-converted-space"> </span>or<span
          class="Apple-converted-space"> </span></span><a
        href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Network_address_translator"
        title="Network address translator" class="mw-redirect"
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        initial; background-repeat: initial initial;">network address
        translators</a><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family:
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        !important; float: none;"><span class="Apple-converted-space"> </span>(NAT),
        while preserving the anonymity of both parties. Tor is necessary
        to access hidden services.</span><sup
        id="cite_ref-torproject-hidden_28-0" class="reference"
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href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tor_%28anonymity_network%29#cite_note-torproject-hidden-28"
          style="text-decoration: none; color: rgb(11, 0, 128);
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        <br>
      </sup>On 10/03/2013 07:43 AM, Donna Appleget wrote:<br>
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cite="mid:CAJVt1YzY_5wXO9n-P2ncKxb5U5a9vf9pNbP4CPSPO1x6CCHu6A@mail.gmail.com"
      type="cite">
      <p dir="ltr">Wonder if the feds Went after all of the drug dealers
        that sold on the silk road?</p>
      <div class="gmail_quote">On Oct 2, 2013 10:41 PM, "Stephen Kraus"
        <<a moz-do-not-send="true"
          href="mailto:ub3ratl4sf00@gmail.com">ub3ratl4sf00@gmail.com</a>>
        wrote:<br type="attribution">
        <blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0
          .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex">
          <div dir="ltr">I'll point out real quick that the 'Silk Road
            Mastermind' attempted to hire a hitman to kill someone
            complaining about his business.<br>
            <br>
            <a moz-do-not-send="true"
href="http://www.slate.com/blogs/crime/2013/10/02/ross_william_ulbricht_maryland_indictment_the_alleged_silk_road_mastermind.html"
              target="_blank">http://www.slate.com/blogs/crime/2013/10/02/ross_william_ulbricht_maryland_indictment_the_alleged_silk_road_mastermind.html</a><br>
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            <br>
            <div class="gmail_quote">On Wed, Oct 2, 2013 at 10:14 PM,
              William Roush <span dir="ltr"><<a
                  moz-do-not-send="true"
                  href="mailto:william.roush@roushtech.net"
                  target="_blank">william.roush@roushtech.net</a>></span>
              wrote:<br>
              <blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="margin:0 0 0
                .8ex;border-left:1px #ccc solid;padding-left:1ex"><a
                  moz-do-not-send="true"
href="http://arstechnica.com/security/2013/10/silk-road-mastermind-unmasked-by-rookie-goofs-complaint-alleges/"
                  target="_blank">http://arstechnica.com/security/2013/10/silk-road-mastermind-unmasked-by-rookie-goofs-complaint-alleges/</a><br>
                <br>
                Welp.<span><font color="#888888"><br>
                    <br>
                    -- <br>
                    William Roush<br>
                    <br>
                    <br>
                    _______________________________________________</font></span><br>
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