Re: [Bitcoin-development] Miners MiTM

2014-08-08 Thread Laszlo Hanyecz
Mutual CHAP could work. This is commonly done in PPP and iSCSI. The idea is simply that both sides authenticate. The server expects the client to provide a password, and the client expects the server to provide a (different) password. If you masquerade as the server, you won't be able to

Re: [Bitcoin-development] DNS seeds unstable

2014-05-16 Thread Laszlo Hanyecz
It looks like it might be firewalled, probably just need to fix the ACL in EC2. -Laszlo On May 16, 2014, at 4:34 PM, Andreas Schildbach andr...@schildbach.de wrote: Apparently British Telecom also cannot speak to Peter Todd's server. That another very large ISP in Europe. On 05/15/2014

Re: [Bitcoin-development] Warning message when running wallet in Windows XP (or drop support?)

2014-04-16 Thread Laszlo Hanyecz
I think a warning like this is inappropriate. There are many reasons to use an out of date operating system and high level applications like wallets need not concern themselves with the rest of the system. Maybe the wallet can scan your browser cache and tell you to stop visiting somesite.com

Re: [Bitcoin-development] Bitcoind-in-background mode for SPV wallets

2014-04-09 Thread Laszlo Hanyecz
On Apr 9, 2014, at 8:12 PM, slush sl...@centrum.cz wrote: These days IPv6 is slowly deploying to server environments, but maybe there's some simple way how to bundle ipv6 tunnelling into bitcoind so any instance will become ipv6-reachable automatically? Teredo is available by default

Re: [Bitcoin-development] Okay, time to bring up bitcoin/bitcoin

2014-04-02 Thread Laszlo Hanyecz
from AS53665 (TL;DR - it's a malware site) http://www.google.com/safebrowsing/diagnostic?site=AS:53665 -Laszlo On Apr 2, 2014, at 3:30 PM, Kevin kevinsisco61...@gmail.com wrote: On 4/2/2014 11:13 AM, Laszlo Hanyecz wrote: Maybe this site serves up exploits selectively? I'm guessing most

Re: [Bitcoin-development] Okay, time to bring up bitcoin/bitcoin

2014-04-02 Thread Laszlo Hanyecz
AM, Laszlo Hanyecz wrote: Maybe this site serves up exploits selectively? I'm guessing most people are getting the 'domain for sale' but whoever is the target probably gets something special? On Apr 2, 2014, at 2:53 PM, Kevin kevinsisco61...@gmail.com wrote: On 4/2/2014 9:08 AM, Jeff