These nodes had been positioned principally within the US, France, Germany, the UK, and the Netherlands. You rely on the Tor community and the exit nodes, not blocking the updates. If the mirror is not an onion, malicious exit nodes you’re going utilizing can watch the updates and should determine to assault you. Nonetheless, they, in all probability, can not know who they’re attacking. Attackers that may monitor your Internet connection and that mainly targets your machine can not watch the updates anymore, and, due to that, they can not deduce the packages you might have put in, how updated they’re, when, or how continuously you replace them. This may be an enormous safety danger if/when the updates must be finished as quickly as attainable, particularly on machines straight linked to the Internet. That’s the case when there is a significant safety flaw, and that the defects are quick to probe, straightforward to take advantage of, and that attackers have already begun concentrating on as many programs as they’ll earlier than the applications are up to date.