Re: [Pearg] Call for adoption: draft-wood-pearg-website-fingerprinting-00

Amelia Andersdotter <amelia.ietf@andersdotter.cc> Sat, 15 February 2020 12:09 UTC

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Subject: Re: [Pearg] Call for adoption: draft-wood-pearg-website-fingerprinting-00
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On 2020-01-21 17:32, Christopher Wood wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 21, 2020, at 2:38 AM, Amelia Andersdotter wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I support adoption. Bearing mind Stephen's comments from earlier, there
>> may some work already ongoing in IPSecME:
>> https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-ietf-ipsecme-iptfs/
> Thanks for raising this, Amelia! I filed an issue to cite it accordingly:
>
>    https://github.com/chris-wood/ietf-fingerprinting/issues/4

Meanwhile at IEEE: P802.1AEdk MAC Privacy protection - PAR Approved by
the SASB

It's following the IPTFS stuff (like they're aiming for the same
category of increased privacy protection).

Thought it'd be interesting!

/a


> Best,
> Chris
>
>> Abstract:
>>
>> "This document describes a mechanism to enhance IPsec traffic flow
>> security by adding traffic flow confidentiality to encrypted IP
>> encapsulated traffic.  Traffic flow confidentiality is provided by
>> obscuring the size and frequency of IP traffic using a fixed-sized,
>> constant-send-rate IPsec tunnel.  The solution allows for congestion
>> control as well."
>>
>> There's also a project in IEEE 802.1 (well, it's starting up at this
>> time) that tries to explore ways of mitigating web traffic
>> fingerprinting by ensuring packet length/timing etc. are homogeneous. It
>> will be covered eventually here: https://1.ieee802.org/security/
>>
>> best regards,
>>
>> Amelia
>>
>> On 2020-01-13 10:42, Sara Dickinson wrote:
>>> Hi All, 
>>>
>>> A draft called ‘Network-Based Website Fingerprinting' (https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-wood-pearg-website-fingerprinting/) has been presented twice in PEARG meetings and received positive feedback at IETF 106. This email starts a two week Call for Adoption of this document.
>>>
>>> Please review this draft to see if you think it is suitable for adoption by PEARG and send comments to the list, clearly stating your view.
>>>
>>> This call for adoption ends on 27th January 2020.
>>>
>>> Sara. 
>>
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