Tor

Tor protects your privacy on the Internet by hiding the connection between your Internet address and the services you use. (This is *not* the official repository.) (by katmagic)
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katmagic/Tor is an open source project licensed under GNU General Public License v3.0 or later which is an OSI approved license.

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Posts

Posts where Tor has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-04-10.
  • Tor Browser and Onion Service
    Onion-Location is just a way for the site to advertise that it has onion version of the site, it doesn’t automatically redirect users to the onion service (unless the user change this behavior in the Tor Browser settings). So for example, if you go to https://duckduckgo.com, in the URL bar of Tor Browser, there will be a button that says (.onion available). You can try it yourself and visit say https://www.torproject.org. If the user change the Tor Browser settings to automatically redirect them to onion service whenever they visit a website that has onion service (and the website itself implement the Onion-Location), then Tor Browser will not ask the user and go straight to the onion website of the original clearnet site. So there won’t be any speed penalty whatsoever, I feel like.
  • Something terrible happened a minute ago
    reddit.com/r/teenagers | 2021-04-11
    I created a accont just for this, go at a friends house plug a usb in his computer go to (https://www.torproject.org/) them dowload tor and put it on a usb. also install tor on his computher, open tor and click request brige from tor project, them go on your computer install tor, select configure and insert your custom brige requested from tor.
  • What free software should everyone have?
    reddit.com/r/AskReddit | 2021-04-10
    TOR (The Onion Router) - open source privacy network that permits users to browse the web anonymously, IMO it is better than a VPN but it is slow
  • Is it is safe to use Tor browser for Android to browse the surface web?
    reddit.com/r/TOR | 2021-04-08
  • Force single website traffic through vpn tunnel
    reddit.com/r/VPN | 2021-04-05
  • Neue Gesetze für Haas und Beleidigung im Netz seit gestern (03.04.2021) in Kraft
    reddit.com/r/de | 2021-04-04
  • Cách khắc phục sự cố bắt đăng nhập khi vào link sản phẩm 1688
  • Issues Verifying Signature
    reddit.com/r/TOR | 2021-04-03
    1. Connect to https://www.torproject.org/
  • What is worth to make at home, and what should you just buy because it's too much work?
    reddit.com/r/Frugal | 2021-04-03
    I'm getting a page from 1lib.domains that says " Unfortunately, no available domains were found. But you can try to login using VPN, TOR browser or suggested domain below."...
  • Informational Post
    “Tor (short for The Onion Router) works by sending your encrypted network traffic on an eccentric journey between Tor ‘nodes’. At each step along the way each Tor node helps keep you safe by never knowing what’s in your message and never knowing more about your data’s journey than the node it came from and the next one it’s going to.” (Stockley). Information from Tor’s website states that a Tor user’s traffic “...is relayed and encrypted three times as it passes over the Tor network. The network is composed of thousands of volunteer-run servers known as Tor relays.” This introduces a gaping flaw. These so-called “secure” Tor networks are vulnerable to a major security issue. The fact that the data has to be decrypted at a volunteer’s Tor exit node means that all the traffic flowing through the nodes can be read, analysed and abused. The fact that anyone can set up a Tor exit node also raises a few eyebrows. What if the person who set up the node, is the same person trying to read the traffic passing through it? A honeycomb study set up by Sophos Security shows that, one non-malicious login attempt’s credentials were logged and stolen, with the website receiving 167 attempted logins using those same credentials. In 2007, Dan Egerstad, a Swedish computer security consultant set up 5 Tor exit nodes, and he was able to collect unprecedented amounts of data, combing through it he realised that included data from employees of the Australian, Japanese, Iranian, India and Russia embassies, as well as the Indian Ministry of Defence. This data against these types of networks indicates that unfortunately, Tor is not this magical cloak of invisibility but instead, potential nesting grounds for Five-Eyes surveillance, a surveillance group targeting private communications worldwide.
  • Ich habe eine Liste von Webseiten erstellt, die auf Empfehlung des Selbstregulierung Informationswirtschaft e.V. von allen großen Internetprovidern in Deutschland gesperrt werden.
    reddit.com/r/de | 2021-03-30
  • Sensitive Data of more than 3.5 Million Indians was leaked. (It includes Aadhar Card, Pan Cards, Bank Accounts, Cards, Hashed Passwords, Addresses, etc.)
    reddit.com/r/Kerala | 2021-03-29
  • Tor Browser allows you to browse web anonymously sites see exit relay IP address layer of encryption removed each relay. Also allows you to browse Onion Services.
    reddit.com/r/Psychosis | 2021-03-29
  • Can't seem to install league... (connection reset by peer....?)
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  • Tor Browser - browse web anonymously sites see exit relay IP Address. Sends thru 3 relays encrypted application layer layer of encryption removed each relay. Also allows you to browse onion services ending in .onion ("the dark web") WARNING: do not use accounts created outside Tor breaks anonymity.