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authorChristian Grothoff <christian@grothoff.org>2020-06-19 12:13:11 +0200
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To perform this duty, you will need at least (read-only) access to the bank
transactions of the exchange, as well as a continuously synchronized replica
-of the exchange's database.
+of the exchange's database. The general assumption for running the auditor
+is that this is done on a separate system controlled by the auditor. After
+all, the goal is to detect nerfarious activity of the exchange operator,
+which cannot be effectively done on a machine controlled by the exchange
+operator.
For this, every auditor needs to operate a Postgres database. The data
collected will include sensitive information about Taler users, including