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Tor unable to connect to onion sites, able to connect to clearnet sites

I've been using tor for a while now with no issue. However a couple days ago I stopped being able to connect to tor sites. When I try to connect to a clearnet site on tor, it works perfectly fine. But ...
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Can't connect to Tor while on school wifi

below are the logs: 2024-01-24 17:00:42.514 [NOTICE] New control connection opened from 127.0.0.1. 2024-01-24 17:00:42.515 [NOTICE] New control connection opened from 127.0.0.1. 2024-01-24 17:00:42....
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How to check which directory authorities assign/withhold which flags to my relays

Continuing the discussion from [tor-relays] Relay MIGHTYWANG consensus issues and loss of STABLE flag: [quote="Mighty_Wang, post:1, topic:282"] So next I checked the consensus and I see ...
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Why does Orbot on iPadOS keep failing to connect to Tor?

In order to connect to Tor on my iPad, I use the Orbot app. However, recently the app started constantly failing to connect with the following error messages (the IP addresses of the Tor bridges are ...
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Orbot: Refusing to connect to IPv4 address because Port has no IPv4Traffic set

When trying to connect to Tor using Orbot, the process stops at 10% with the error message Refusing to connect to IPv4 address because Port has no IPv4Traffic set appears. Trying different bridges ...
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tor is frozen (No circuits are opened.)

Periodicly, the tor daemon is frozen. In logs I see only this No circuits are opened. Relaxed timeout for circuit 121 (a Hidden service: Establishing introduction point 4-hop circuit in state doing ...
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Allow Tor Browser to connect with iptables

Following this tutorial, I only allowed connections that are routed through my OpenVPN connection. However, this also results in me not being able to establish a connection in the Tor Browser. Is ...
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Tor safe when taking future in to account?

With quantum computing becoming better by the day I have a few questions. How viable and likely is it that an adversary to saves all tor traffic in order to decrypt it at a later date? When ...
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Connected to a tor relay failed (TLS_ERROR - 192.0.2.2:2). Error when trying to connect to tor

I am trying to connect to tor but I get the error: Connected to a tor relay failed (TLS_ERROR - 192.0.2.2:2) I only get that error when using the meek-azure built-in bridge, when I use any other ...
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Bug: Tor Browser 11.0.9 - 12.0.6 tries to connect to Mozilla services on Startup

On a fresh, new installation of Tor Browser v11.0.9, I noticed that even though Show alerts about passwords for breached websites in Tor Browser Preferences > Privacy & Security is disabled by ...
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Can't connect to the network

Windows 10 LTSC, Browser 11.5a4 (other versions have the same problem), time is synchronized, no antivirus, the firewall is disabled temporarily. Log: 2/26/22, 19:55:40.740 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is ...
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Can't connect to Tor network (No SSL object)

I've been trying to connect to Tor via Tor Browser 91.6.0esr (11.0.6). I'm using bridges I managed to find by a relay scan script, but every time I try to connect to Tor, I get an error Connection ...
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Tor wont connect all of a sudden

Ive used tor regularily for along time, yesterday I installed Avast and Tor stopped working, I've remove avast and fixed all the settings I can think of but the log still says this: 1/28/22, 05:02:55....
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How can I limit the numbers of connections a Tor Relay is able to make? (iptables)

My router doesn't seem to have enough RAM to hold all Tor connections. My internet's basically dead. Have to use mobile internet :( So I have to limit the connections that Tor makes or the server ...
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realvnc viewer login username grayed out

When I login using vncviewer to vnc server it doesn't give me a user name in the login prompt, just a password. If I enter the password it won't log me in. I thought it might have a default username ...
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Cant connect to TOR network

i wanted to start using TOR, but sadly i am not able to connect. These are the error messages: 9/18/21, 19:18:58.603 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network ...
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Error Connecting to Tor

Just recently installed Tails onto a USB, the first time I booted it up it seemed to connect fine. But then I restarted it and it's not working. I tried also on another laptop but still not working. ...
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API to get Tor SSL certificates

Some onion websites, like facebook, have TLS implemented on top of Tor. Is it possible to fetch the certificates and TLS versions of these connections using something like torpy?
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Why did Tor quit opening? I deleted, reinstalled, still won't open

I'm on a Mac OS. I installed Tor about a year ago. Today it went down. When I asked for a bridge, I copied it, but missed part. I tried all suggestions, finally deleted and reinstalled. Install was a ...
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Strange Tor browser bug

When starting up the Tor browser, I got a message saying: That wasn't an issue, I've gotten this message before and I just have to close Tor browser and open it up again and it would fix. However, ...
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Is there a safe way to access this site

" https://thewest.com.au/digital-edition?utm_source=SSW&utm_medium=Referral&utm_campaign=digital-edition&utm_term=read-the-digital-edition&utm_content=top-nav " I am a paid ...
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Can Tor browser redirect extension trafic?

While extensions can deanonymize you in many ways, one of the worst ways they can expose you is if they connect to the internet but not over the Tor network and reveal your IP address. So would it ...
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T0rlib4j - Make Java app access web via Tor

I went through all https://github.com/PanagiotisDrakatos/T0rlib4j/tree/master/src/main/java/net/sf/T0rlib4j/samples code, I read readme and searched internet for serveral hours but can't figure out ...
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Tor can no longer access specific web site - Conneciton Timed out!

I am using the latest version (10.0.11) of the TOR browser and up until a few days ago, had no problems. Now I seem unable to access a specific website (that I can access via a standard browser.) The ...
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Why doesn't Tor browser block HTTP by default?

Unencrypted HTTP protocol does not protect data from being modified or intercepted. Without a secure connection, the user could be tracked and monitored, deanonymizing them. However, the Tor browser ...
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Aren't public wi-fi hotspots still insecure for Tails and Tor users?

If connecting to public wi-fi with only Windows and Chrome already makes a user cautious of their activity, how much more of a shield is it to connect to the same public wi-fi with a Tails-Tor system? ...
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Opaning a control port on Tor [SOLVED]

I am trying to open a control port on tor with the following command: sudo -u debian-tor tor --CookieAuthentication 0 --ControlPort 9050 --SocksPort 50001 but it will only stay open for 5 or so ...
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Is this an official download mirror?

Is this an official download mirror of the Tails? http://quantum-mirror.hu/mirrors/pub/tails/stable/ http://quantum-mirror.hu
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What are the current default lengths in Hidden Service related circuits?

I have been trying to understand the process behind Hidden Services and something that is confusing me is the circuit lengths between different components in the Hidden Service Scenario. So far, I ...
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Problem connecting, socks failure

Recently I'm not able to connect anymore to Tor and other vpns through my provider who blocks access to them. I reinstalled Tor, got bridges from the email, but it still doesn't work. The log says : [...
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Disable Network Set

I am changing to a new network with Sky but my Tor keeps switching it off and says Disable Network set. I have upgraded to Sky Q and have a new hub which means a new network.
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Latest version of Whonix-Gateway stuck on "Loading Network Status 30%"

Whonix v15.0.1.3.9. Log says clock is sane and there are no errors about time or date. Host Internet connection is working with Tor Browser. Whonix-Gateway VM clearnet connection is tested with sudo -...
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High CPU usage on some sites

On some sites, the CPU usage goes to 100% (one core) and it freezes any activity inside the browser. For example I can move the window, but not click the tabs or in the page, and if I do, the actions ...
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Seperating the browser from the client

I really like the simplicity and the interface of the tor browser's configuration and connection step. Maybe it is not as simple as the terminal but after trying to configure I had to admit defeat. I ...
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Server Not Found

I am kinda happy that my Tor hidden service is/was running. So after i turned off the PC, i decided to search my website on Tor Browser (on mobile phone), and the result said "Server not found" ...
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Tor status Active: Failed

I don't know how to properly explain this, but i think the picture would help me explain. After getting read of the error "Permission denied", i restarted tor, copied down my tor hidden service onion ...
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Tor Browser keeps leading me to download page of Google Chrome when I enter a particular website

So I just downloaded and started using Tor Browser and since I live in one of the countries where Tor is banned, I make my connection via a bridge (might be useful info idk :) Whenever I try to enter ...
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Tor browser not opening from Tails

After I have installed Tails I tried to open Tor browser from Tails but first I got the message that Tor browser was not yet ready. After I tried to open it anyway (as the option is provided) I got ...
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Relay remains unmeasured for over 30 days

I run a relay in my home network. The relay runs on my router (self build opnsense machine). Details of my relay indicate that initially it progressed the usual live cycle of a relay. Then all ...
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Trying to pass TTL expired error: socks.SOCKS5Error: 0x06: TTL expired

Im trying to pass this error im getting while checking if sites are up with python: socks.SOCKS5Error: 0x06: TTL expired proxies = { 'http': 'socks5h://127.0.0.1:9050', 'https': 'socks5h://...
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What is more safe - keep network connected or do connect-disconnect

If I need to go away for a while, then should I turn off cable/wifi, or to leave Tails connected? First option looks better because physically disconnected, but multiple connect-disconnect can cause ...
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Client key exchange with Relay Node 2 & 3

From Wikipedia, I understand that Using asymmetric key cryptography, the originator obtains a public key from the directory node to send an encrypted message to the first ("entry") node, ...
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.onion links not working at all

Ive not used tor a great deal but never had any problems searching and finding .onion sites. now when i search any .onion even duckduckgo i get the firefox error page unable to connect etc etc ...
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New to tor, is not working :(

I downloaded tor which ran but was "unable to connect" when I tried to access any sites. I uninstalled it and reinstalled but now it is just displaying: "Unable to connect to listener port" 8/30/19,...
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am failing to connect to tor and below is my log. i have tried using the meek brdges but nothing seems to work. i need help

8/20/19, 03:47:00.192 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 8/20/19, 03:54:51.291 [NOTICE] ...
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Tor won't connect even through bridges

Using the Tor browser bundle, I can't connect to Tor at the Port Angeles, Washington library. I have tried all the connection options including requesting some bridges. When trying to connect, the ...
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What's the problem here?

6/28/19, 21:53:13.840 [NOTICE] Bootstrapped 5%: Connecting to directory server 6/28/19, 21:53:13.844 [NOTICE] Bootstrapped 10%: Finishing handshake with directory server 6/28/19, 21:53:15.260 [NOTICE] ...
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Tor browser keeps failing to establish a connection

Im trying to connect to Tor, but everytime i open Tor Browser it says Tor has failed to establish a connection. Here is the log, can anyone help me? 6/9/19, 21:27:32.920 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is ...
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Tor broswer won't connect

I used to be able to connect just fine till 2 weeks ago and it started to do this for no reason. I haven't change anything on my computer to cause this. Is tor network down or something? 5/16/19, 14:...
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Persistent "excess data after quoted string" Error

Tor has been giving a consistent parse error for a few months now. I genuinely could not find any weird characters in my /etc/tor/torrc file, I got the aforementioned parse error using the config ...
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