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Feature #6454

Feature #6453: Protect against fingerprinting via active Wi-Fi networks probing

Evaluate how hard it would be to disable active probing in NetworkManager

Added by intrigeri about 6 years ago. Updated over 3 years ago.

Status:
Resolved
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
Category:
Spoof MAC
Target version:
-
Start date:
11/29/2013
Due date:
% Done:

0%

Feature Branch:
Type of work:
Research
Blueprint:
Starter:
Yes
Affected tool:

Description

See parent ticket and the active probing vs. AdvGoalTracking thread on tails-dev (November 2013).


Related issues

Blocks Tails - Feature #5421: Spoof MAC address Resolved 12/27/2013

History

#1 Updated by intrigeri about 6 years ago

  • Starter changed from No to Yes

#2 Updated by intrigeri about 6 years ago

  • Priority changed from Normal to Elevated

#3 Updated by anonym about 6 years ago

  • Assignee set to anonym

#4 Updated by anonym about 6 years ago

  • Due date set to 01/07/2014

#5 Updated by anonym about 6 years ago

  • Status changed from Confirmed to Resolved

Looks pretty easy, especially if we decide that we choose to do it all the time, no only when MAC spoofing is enabled (i.e. we make if configurable -- that code would be much harder than the actual fix). See this tails-dev post for details: https://mailman.boum.org/pipermail/tails-dev/2014-January/004690.html

#6 Updated by BitingBird over 5 years ago

  • Due date deleted (01/07/2014)

Removing due date that applies to parent ticket automatically

#7 Updated by adrelanos about 4 years ago

What's the result of this evaluation?

Has this been implemented?

#8 Updated by BitingBird over 3 years ago

  • Priority changed from Elevated to Normal

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