Mixminion: Design of a Type III Anonymous Remailer Protocol

  title={Mixminion: Design of a Type III Anonymous Remailer Protocol},
  author={George Danezis and Roger Dingledine and Nick Mathewson},
  booktitle={IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy},
We present Mixminion, a message-based anonymous remailer protocol with secure single-use reply blocks. Mix nodes cannot distinguish Mixminion forward messages from reply messages, so forward and reply messages share the same anonymity set. We add directory servers that allow users to learn public keys and performance statistics of participating remailers, and we describe nymservers that provide long-term pseudonyms using single-use reply blocks as a primitive. Our design integrates link… CONTINUE READING
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