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Can't resolve .onion addresses using built in DNS resolver

I am setting up an isolating proxy. Machine 1 is connected to the Internet, runs tor and has SOCKSPort and DNSPort configured to listen on a network interface that is a direct connection to Machine 2. ...
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How to following websites (RSS) anonymously?

This is a follow up question: IsolateDestAddr and IsolateDestPort usage? RSS desktop clients over tor are bad for anonymity. Very bad. I'm not interested in following my favorite websites in a ...
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IsolateDestAddr and IsolateDestPort usage?

https://www.whonix.org/wiki/Stream_Isolation Is it safe to use IsolateDestAddr and IsolateDestPort with my Liferea RSS SOCKSPort? In general, is it okay to apply these isolations to SOCKSPorts? (eg ...
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How should I configure my Isolating Proxy firewall for optimum security?

I'm setting up a Tor-based isolating proxy using the 'Anonymizing Middlebox' iptables rules specified here: https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki/doc/TransparentProxy i.e. iptables -t nat -...
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How to implement transparent proxy on OS X?

I run Tor on my MacBook Air, which has two interfaces: USB Ethernet Adapter and Wifi. I want to use my MacBook as transparent proxy so that it can share the Tor connection through Wifi for cell phones....
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How can I prevent my different activities carried out over Tor being linked?

I know there are potential risks of carrying out multiple activities over Tor at the same time, when I don't want them to be linked. For example, I might browse one website giving one pseudonym, then ...
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What threat model is Qubes OS TorVM most appropriate for?

Why would someone want to use Tor through a TorVM in Qubes, compared to other approaches? This page compares TorVM to Whonix, Tails, and Tor Browser but doesn't come to a firm conclusion as to which ...