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opening a protonmail account with tor browser requires cookies and does not display form

I browsed to https://protonmail.com/signup with Tor browser v. 8.0.2. A pop up is prompted up first time, requiring my browser to allow cookies. Actually they already should be allowed - or is ...
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Any way to find out if my version of Tor is safe/is leaking information?

After downgrading from Tor latest version to Tor 7.5.6, I logged in to the site with Tor without issues, and the Tor kept popping up the familiar dialogue whether I wanted to allow Http canvass ...
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get\set cookie using TOR API c#

I'm trying to get and set cookies using the TOR API. The problem is that the SocksPortHandler doesn't have CookieContainer nor InnerHandler. I tried using Knapcode.SocketToMe.Http.CookieHandler and ...
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Tor Cookie Manager

How do you white list certain cookies in TOR? I know TOR by default keeps cookies until you exit window but is there a way to make it delete cookies till x amount of time after a tab is closed from ...
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How does Tor Browser deal with cookies? I never see them in Tor

I'm using Tor Browser with Tor Network disabled. I usually keep Accept Cookies unchecked, but some sites, like the bank and email, require cookies, so I have to enable them. However, I never see them ...
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Does Tor bundle discards cookies from a window or only from a session?

So in firefox privacy mode afaik once you close a private window all cookies and other information related to the sites in that window are deleted independently of any data on the regular firefox ...
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Affiliate marketing with Tor

So some of my followers use Tor browser and they click my affiliated link and sign up with it.. I can see the click on the initial link, but it doesn't capture the point where they register. (the ...
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How can Youtube see my viewing history through different circuits?

I watch a few videos on Youtube using TB, all about the same or very similar topic. Let's say "topic x". Then I open a new window in TB, which then will use a different circuit for sites I'm visiting ...
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Tor Browser - Keep Cookies for select websites

I am using Tor Browser to do research work and I use a lot Google. Is it possible to keep Google Cookie intact between Tor Browser restarts? I know it's quite complicated problem so that's why I am ...
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Google Recognizes My Device When I Login Via Tor Browser

I have used the Tor Browser to login to my google account multiple times, and in each instance I am marked as using the same device in "Recently used devices," even if I am connecting via a different ...
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Simple questions about logging in to sites over Tor

I'm a Tor newbie that wants to use Tor to log in to a few communities online, and I have a few questions about the safety of it. Before you say anything, I won't use sites like Facebook that know my ...
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Why does not Tor Browser disable cookies completly?

Even when I set TBB's security slider to the highest level and activate all checkboxes in the security setting (where one "only" states to ), the cookie settings in Tor Browser still allow cookies to ...
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Should I disable cookies for Tor? [duplicate]

What would be advisable? Should I disable cookies in Tor for safe searching or no?
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Google SSID cookie and TOR

If you view the linked image you will see that when I log into gmail google stores a cookie called SSID on my system. Is it possible that their javascript requests the SSID of my Wi-Fi network from ...
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Cross browser tracking

Say I have one (non tor) browser open and visit a site like Gmail, then using a tor browser, use an email services associated with an alias. Using either cookies or some other mechanism could those ...
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Is there a way to read Tor bundle's session cookies?

Both local storage and the built in cookie viewer don't show anything. Reading document.cookie from the console only shows some of them (missing cookies with HttpOnly set). Is there a way to read all ...
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How Tor handles cookies?

Could you explain to me how Tor handles cookies? Thing is that these cookies can carry any and all information about my computer. Things such program details, length and count of every single session ...
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Can site.com attach (and access) identifying cookies to TorBrowser session if JavaScript disabled?

Can site.com attach (and access) identifying cookies to TorBrowser session if JavaScript disabled? I request "New Identity" and disable all JavaScript using TBB's NoScript in top-left of browser. I ...
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Login to site.com, request “New Tor circuit for this site”, site.com still recognizes original login

Using TorBrowser, login with username and password on site.com (e.g., google, amazon, etc.), then ask TorBrowser for "New Tor circuit for this site." Why does site.com (sometimes) recognize this "new ...
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Can I save Tor cookies for a later use

Normally, when closing Tor Browser, all cookies will be deleted and that's good. But is there a way to save a specific Tor cookie, maybe a login data of a website you don't want to enter again and ...
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Is there a FireFox cookie manager that's suitable for Tor Browser

In Chrome, Vanilla Cookie Manager saves whitelisted cookies outside Chrome's usual cookie space, so that Chrome can be told to erase all cookies and site data. Is there a similar add-on for FireFox ...