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: Exterior Security, Information Disclosure
A mix node has to receive packets from many different nodes to create the anonymity set. The
output from the mix network should not have any information that the user can exploit by
doing timing analysis.
How can the output of a mix node hide the timing information?
Add random delays to the incoming data traffic of an anonymity preserving node to thwart the timing attacks.
Mix network implementing delayed routing.
Hafiz Privacy Patterns
Anonymity, Privacy, Routing
Last modified: May 05, 2012
and Maintained by: Munawar Hafiz