Opened 7 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#5531 new Bug

Unencrypted connection to webseeds

Reported by: f0i.de Owned by:
Priority: Normal Milestone: None Set
Component: Transmission Version: 2.82
Severity: Major Keywords: webseeds, security, privacy
Cc:

Description

Transmission connects to unencrypted webseeds (via http://) even if "Require Encryption" is set.

Files will then be transmitted over the network unencrypted. A third party could see which files you download just from looking at the network traffic.

Expected behaviour: Transmission only connects if there is some kind of encryption (https://)

Change History (1)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by mike.dld

Related to #5772.

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