Reply to post: Re: Then what is the point of Tor?

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Suricou Raven

Re: Then what is the point of Tor?

Plenty other ways. Barely even exploits - just software doing what it does. Windows media files, for example, support a form of DRM which causes WMP to connect to a remote server at an address which is specified by the file in order to check if it is licensed to play. Easy enough to make a WMV file with a tempting name that uses this function to call back to a law enforcement server.

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