A Peer-to-Peer Anonymizing Network Layer by

  title={A Peer-to-Peer Anonymizing Network Layer by},
  author={Michael J. Freedman and Robert Tappan Morris},
Existing Internet systems implement anonymity at the appli cation layer or through centralized components. A robust, decentralized infrastructure that anon ymizes any Internet traffic could benefit a wide array of existing protocols and systems. This anonymou s network layer could seamlessly replace the current communications channel, and it could cont inue to offer anonymity and availability even while components fail maliciously. This thesis proposes Tarzan, a peer-to-peer anonymous IP ne… CONTINUE READING