Questions tagged [chrome]

Google Chrome or Chromium are web browsers.

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Is it safe to use Google Chrome and Tor at the same time? [duplicate]

What can happen if I use these programs at the same time?
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Newbie question (sorry) How to import bookmarks into TOR 8.0.8

all posts on this have been dated 2017 or earlier there is no show bookmarks in TOR The MENU > Library > Bookmarks > Bookmarking Tools does not provide an "import" frustrated. I am shifting to TOR ...
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Chrome open while on Tor

Does simply having chrome open on the same machine while running Tor jeopardize my anonymity?
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Is it safe to open darknet websites on chrome?

Yes, we can open darknet sites on latest chrome without appending any strings like .to. But my concern is risk of losing annonimity. Is their any such issues in accessing darknet via Chrome?
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Why is Tor button for Chrome so much faster than the official Tor browser?

I use regular Chrome, Chrome Canary with Tor button (connected to tor from MacPorts) and Tor browser on the same computer. Obviously regular Chrome is the fastest but Canary/Tor button is just ...
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Kronymous 0.2.8 is working with Chrome 59.0.3071.9 (official Build) dev (at 64 bit)?

According with this post,kronymous 0.2.8 seems to work with the the Developer Channel 58.0.3029.31 (Official Build) dev (32-bit),so I have tried to check if it was true. I have installed Chrome 59.0....
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How to use Tor with Google Chrome?

I followed online advices to run google-chrome with tor (on Ubuntu 16.04) tor & 2&>1 >/dev/null /usr/bin/google-chrome-stable --proxy-server="localhost:9050;https=localhost:9050;socks=...
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What happens if I open .onion links on Chrome or Firefox?

I accidentally pasted a onion link on Google Chrome. Usually the links won't open but a VPN extension of mine did the job. My questions are : 1. Do anyone tracks me just because I have opened ....
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I Can't open onion sites with Tor on Chrome

I've configured tor to use on chrome setting chrome to use socks. When I go to the site https://check.torproject.org/ it says "Congratulations. This browser is configured to use Tor. However, it does ...
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How to use Tor “on” and “off” at the same time with Chrome?

I want to use both Tor "on" and "off" in chrome. As for example one tab of chrome with tor "on", and another tab or directory of it as "off". Is it possible?
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Tor as a Chrome/Firefox extension Plugin?

Browsing habit seems to be one of the big factors on anonymity, and i am wondering if there is possibility that technology wise Tor can be written as a Plugin on top of Mainstream browsers, so the ...
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Using Tor browser and Chrome/Firefox simultaneously

So, let's say that I got interested in keeping myself anonymous a little to late. But I installed Tor and have some questions: If I use two web browsers - Tor Browser and Chrome/Firefox - can my ...
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Security of other browsers + Tor vs. Tor browser

I'm a bit confused about why using Tor with regular Chrome or FF is considered insecure. Let's say I use it with Chrome. I install the "Expert Bundle", then the proxy-switchy Chrome extension and set ...
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How to initialize chrome with tor proxy from command line?

I tried method 1 from here: http://justplainobvious.blogspot.co.il/2011/03/how-to-configure-google-chrome-for-tor.html but it doesn't work. When I check my ip in http://whatismyip.com it remains the ...
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Debian-based: torsocks + Chromium-browser = DNS Leakage?

System: latest Kali ( Debian-based ) $ torsocks chromium-browser 00:00:00 libtorsocks(1): sendmsg: Connection is a UDP or ICMP stream, may be a DNS request or other form of leak: rejecting. 00:00:00 ...
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Tor Browser SWF socket

I used Tor with Chrome in anonymous mode. I used a webmail and I send a mail with an uploaded file. I found the following code: "ndex","mailUploadServiceUrl":"/neo2/handlers/upload_attachment.jsx", ...
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Do I actually need polipo with Tor?

I am using Tor with Google Chrome to bypass government censorship. Does polipo increase my surfing speed or chrome do the caching itself?
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Why won't Google Chrome browser let me visit https://www.torproject.org? [closed]

When using Google's Chrome browser to visit https://www.torproject.org I am rejected by the browser with the following message: Your connection is not private Attackers might be trying to ...
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How can I use Tor as a proxy for another browser?

I know you're not supposed to do this if you want maximum security, but the Tor Browser is not rendering a page (probably broken HTML), and I'd like to use Chrome or Safari to render the page. I see ...
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Tor plug-in for Chromium?

Is there a plug-in for Chromium to activate and deactivate Tor? I've found plug-ins to manage HTTP proxies, but not SOCKS5.
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Does a Tor enabled browser affect other browsers?

If I'm running the Tor browser and Google Chrome at the same time will my Chrome browser affect the anonymity of my Tor browser?
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Chromium browser bundle

What is the current state of porting the TBB from Firefox to Chromium? Several years back the Tor Project blog mentioned work by the Chromium developers to implement the needed APIs; since then, ...
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How can I use Chrome through Tor on OS X? [closed]

How do I properly set up Chrome on my Mac OS X machine to run all traffic through the Tor network when the Tor network is running? Chrome Version: 29.0.1547.76 Mac OS X Version: 10.8.5 Tor: 0.2.3....