Questions tagged [network-configuration]

This tag should be used for questions about configuring a network (most likely configuring the Tor-network).

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Problems configuring connection / censored [duplicate]

Im having problems figuring out how to configure my connection properly. Ive tried bridges and proxies. Currently in the USA, I dont know if that helps. Here's the logs with and without provided obfs4 ...
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Turning off the proxy part of Tor [duplicate]

I would like to use the tor browser but without the Proxy / Onion element of it. The reason why I would like to do this is because I'd like to use Tor as my main go to browser for normal activities ...
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Are hidden services portable?

I understand hidden services and am planning to configure one on my laptop. I was just wondering, if I create a hidden service on my laptop at home will the hidden service still work with the same ...
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Why can't I connect to the tor network? [closed]

I can't connect the tor network since a few weeks ago. It always worked fine but when I want to connect to the tor network my internet connection stops working or it says on the main page of tor that ...
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Tor browser limit download data to 657MB

Good day I usually download files from the Internet, and I have this 700MB rar file I really need to download. But every time I download the file on Tor browser, it mysteriously stops at 657 MB, ...
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Will Tor remain effective after the reversal of the FCC's "Protecting the Privacy of Customers of Broadband and Other Telecommunications Services"

I was wondering if Tor will remain affective after this law is passed? https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-joint-resolution/34
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lost ability to connect to tor network

I've been using tor and Firefox 40.0.2 for years. I recently updated to Firefox 43.0b9, then to the latest, then back to 43.0b9 and ultimately downgraded again to 40.0.2. Somewhere along the way tor ...
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Public library captive portal connection

I'm trying from a few days ago to run Tor Browser in my library public connection, but although I tried a lot of methods I found on the internet, I was unable to connect trough Tor. I have two OS's: ...
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Tor failed to establish a Tor network connection with errors [duplicate]

I don't know what else to do, i cant get Tor to connect. This is my error log 2/9/2017 20:49:58 PM.100 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. ...
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Why can't Tor Browser transfer data after modem/router restarted?

My Tor Browser version is 6.5 on Linux (but this was happening since at least 6.0.6, and possibly 6.0.5 on Windows but the system crashed so I can't confirm). It does not happen with the standalone ...
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Directory Tor Browser download

Seems like there is no Browser on Whonix-Gateway. I might do not understand the proceedure. I downloaded it on Windows base system. Which directory I have to move it in to run from VM Whonix-Gateway? ...
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Something went wrong

I've searched through the tips/faq and I cannot find an answer. I also have went through pages of google trying to get help on my own. I have deleted it and reinstalled it a few times, and each time ...
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TOR BUG,Tor dropping SSH tunnel to hidden SSH service

I have multiple hidden services which are SSH servers. They do give unstable connections, and drop out all the time (after a couple seconds). Sometimes with a SOCKS error 1 or with packet_write_wait:...
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Is my relay working?

I am not sure whether or not my relay is working. I see messages in the log file saying something like "Tor has successfully created a circuit. Looks like client is functioning." (I'm not sure exactly ...
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Tor for IOT - connecting a microcontroller to internet through Tor - Arduino Tor

Tor has some really amazing features such as NAT Punching Feature which allows a unique relatively secret .onion URL which can be accessed form anywhere in the world via Tor network. This has ...
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Run TOR relay with ipv6 only ("DualStack Lite")

I am a unfortunate customer of a provider that uses a so-called DualStack Lite (I can't post more than two URLs - check Wikipedia for detailed information on DualStack Lite). Short: My router can't be ...
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Why are Tor Browser's tor and standalone tor isolated?

I have Tor Browser Bundle 6.0.7 installed on linux and I also installed stand-alone tor through yum. I run standalone tor in a shell while TBB is running but any shell traffic (e.g. wget) redirected ...
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How to create a wifi hotspot using tails or whonix?

NetworkManager in ubuntu and arch have a handy feature that allows users to turn an additional wireless card into a wifi hotspot. The idea is: boot whonix or tails in virtualbox, connect a wireless ...
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Can't connect to TOR due to DisableNetwork is set

23/11/2016 16:07:24.000 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 23/11/2016 16:07:24.000 [NOTICE] ...
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How to verify that my ISP is not running a fake tor subnetwork

It seems very easy for my ISP to firewall all tor nodes and redirect all connection to a fake tor node or network of fake tor nodes. How can I make sure it is not the case?
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the attempt to connect to the Tor anonymous network Please wait....failed - in a decryptor software [closed]

I am Using a Decryptor Software in that, i am getting the following message "the attempt to connect to the Tor anonymous network Please wait....faile " Please help me in this regard
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Tor gets stuck at "establishing an encrypted directory connection"

I unfortunately don't use Tor very much or know much about appropriate configurations, but recently I tried using Tor at my school and while trying to start up it got stuck on "establishing an ...
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Can i use tor relay with 2 ip adresses?

Can i use tor relay with 2 ip adresses ? I have 2 ip's on the same computer can i set both to same relay somehow? Regards kof
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Specific Tor Bridges to Use USA Exit Relay Only [duplicate]

I am trying to configure Tor bridges that will use only USA exit Relays. Is this possible? I notice there are not that many *USA* exit relays, If there are no available exit relays in the *US*, is ...
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tor outbound ssh connection visible in netstat

When applying netstat on a machine (Kali Linux 2016.2) running tor, I can observe an always established outbound ssh connection - see third line below. Could anyone confirm why this ssh connection is ...
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How to use local relay with Tor Browser?

I am running a tor relay (which has the guard flag) in my LAN at an IP like 192.168.0.103. I would like to have Tor Browser use this relay as a guard/entry node so that all the tor traffic goes ...
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Problem connecting Tor Browser [duplicate]

Good morning, I have trouble installing the Tor Browser. I have removed and reinstalled, I tested with versions prior to see if it was a problem with the new version, and to try to change the time as ...
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Help need in a Tor router configuration error on Manjaro-Arm

I want use Raspberry Pi3 as a TOR Router with Arm installed. Here is my torrc configuration: /etc/tor/torrc VirtualAddrNetwork 10.192.0.0/10 AutomapHostsSuffixes .onion,.exit AutomapHostsOnResolve 1 ...
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Port forwarding with virtual machines

I have configuration like: Router [External IP: 91.111.91.111] -> PC [Nat IP: 192.168.1.20] -> Virtual Machine as a Gateway (Whonix - Tor) [Nat IP 10.0.2.15 + Internal Network 10.152.152.10] internal ...
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Using Whonix Gateway to host web server?

Is it okay to use the whonix gateway to host an onion? And simply point the hidden service to a debian workstation like "10.152.152.17 12345"? Generally it seems best not to modify any of the whonix ...
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Question about Tor browser and whether if it routes all of my computer's network traffic through the Tor network

I just downloaded Tor browser. Just to be sure: The Tor services are only applied to the Tor browser's network traffic, right? Or does all network traffic coming to and from my computer goes through ...
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How to map public static IP addresses to Hidden Services?

we want to configure a TOR router to route public static IP addresses to hidden services. Currently we have the following setup working: VirtualAddrNetworkIPv4 10.192.0.0/10 VirtualAddrNetworkIPv6 [...
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Can I use different networks for inbound and outbound traffic?

My relay server is connected to two networks: a DSL with decent download but poor upload speed and a symmetric fiber connection which has a lot of contention in the download direction but has plenty ...
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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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Connect to Tor Network using 'eduroam' authenticated internet

I am struggling to connect to the Tor network. I am using a university internet connect which itself requires authentication to connect to. When first connecting to the eduroam network, a user ...
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Use .onion with iPhone

I've successfully setup a way to access the tor network via my iPhone. The only thing that's missing is .onion links. I assume that the DNS lookup fails because its not a real world valid domain ...
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Hidden service not accessible after configuring transparent proxy

I am configuring a transparent proxy on my server using the instructions given here https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki/doc/TransparentProxy Everything is fine, I make required changes to ...
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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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Tor has stopped working [duplicate]

Tor browser has stopped working ( windows 10 ) worked ok but has suddenly stopped opening.! Have reinstalled it twice but it will not open.? task manager shows no tor process running.? Help please.
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Tor stopped working upon installing new router/modem

Here is the log regarding the problem: 6/6/2016 17:16:47 PM.200 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. ...
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Tor and encryption [duplicate]

Tor [network] encrypts data itself? Or does it only Tor Browser Bundle? For example, if I use an external client to connect to the Tor network and direct all traffic over Tor and use a different ...
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What would happen when multiple servers are having the same onion hostname?

I'm concern about uniqueness of the onion sites in terms of finding the right onion hostname and publishing it. How I can be guaranteed that my onion site will be the only one in Tor network with the ...
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How to set up tor private network without the simulator

Is there a way to make the private tor network do not use the simulator, such as shadow or chutney? If possible, do you how can I set up?
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Why do Tor hidden service operators bother with SSL/TLS encryption?

Tor hidden services have an asymmetric key pair. That seems like it ought to do the job of authenticating the server and securing the connection to the client. When Tor clients reach out to normal ...
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Why do Darkweb Tor addresses change so often?

I've seen Dark web sites before that like to change their URL often. Often changing URL after handing out the new address to old users. Why do they do this? Is there a specific reason URL hopping is ...
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Whonix cannot sync time

I am trying to sync the time on both whonix gateway and workstation but am getting the following connectivity errors upon running whonixcheck with the verbose flag set. On the gateway I get: $ ...
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ORPort different from 443 and 80, will I actually help anyone?

I have set up my relay as per this link I have one question. Since I have set ORPort 63547, will I actually help anyone? I run a web server, so ports 80 and 443 and other ports are sadly out of the ...
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Will Tor work in an "openDNS" system

Will Tor work with an "openDNS" system? Does openDNS open my (computer) to access and snooping by the openDNS application? thanks --
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Internet only works with tor enabled

I installed tor, then wanted to configure my firefox browser to work with tor. I had to do this as to use python/firefox anonymously to scrape data. I was successfully able to use tor through ...
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Orfox (Android) not loads pages :( How to resolve? [closed]

I have downloaded yesterday on Andrid Orbot and Orfox. I turn Orbot on (I try with VPN, and Bridges too), but Orfox is not loads pages. The loading line is stopped on ca. 20%. Orweb (the older tor ...