Rob G. Jansen, PhD

Computer Scientist, Researcher, and Principal Investigator
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, USA

Publication Details

  1. Citation

    Rob JansenPaul Syverson, and Nicholas Hopper:
    Invited abstract: Throttling Tor Bandwidth Parasites. Symposium on Network and Distributed System Security, 2012. See associated conference paper.

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    Tor’s network congestion and performance problems stem from a small percentage of users that consume a large fraction of available network capacity. We present the design of three new algorithms that throttle clients to reduce network congestion and increase web client performance.


      title = {Throttling Tor Bandwidth Parasites},
      author = {Jansen, Rob and Syverson, Paul and Hopper, Nicholas},
      howpublished = {Symposium on Network and Distributed System Security},
      year = {2012},
      note = {Invited abstract},