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Bootstrapping of Tor takes so much time

Currently, I'm trying to bootstrap Tor on Whonix. The screen says as below. Bootstrapping Tor... Bootstrap phase: Starting 0% However, it's been 30 minutes since this started. Does bootstrapping Tor ...
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During installation of the Tor browser a unique asymmetric key pair is created and stored. Is this stored on the HDD/SSD and used repeatedly?

I would like to know where the unique asymmetric key pair is stored following installation of the Tor browser. Is it stored in the HDD/SSD and used repeatedly or in RAM and changed for each browsing ...
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Where to download Tor 32bit browser

I cant find the 32 bit version of Tor on the Tor site and keep getting the 64 bit which isn't compatible with my version of Windows
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Not any kind of bridge is working

i'm at a loss here. Tried everything but nothing works. Not obfs4 nor obfs3; it says connected to bridge but then the loading bar just doesn't move even after an hour and after retrying several times....
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How do I set up tor on my android galaxy s9?

I'm new to this and I've been trying to figure out how to configure orbot and the tor browser. I either get no connectivity or just a few kpbs. I don't know the optimal settings for speed and privacy. ...
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Multiple outgoing connections from Tor browser

I see a lot of unknown outgoing connections from tor.exe to different IP addresses (about 6-7) every time Tor browser first connects to Internet after its installing. Only Tor entry guard remains with ...
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How to protect Tor browser from a spyware on my computer?

I think I have a spyware on my computer. It can't be detected by antivirus, so I can't find and delete it. How to protect Tor browser from this spyware that it doesn't get access to Tor files and ...
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Windows update/fix ad while using TOR on youtube

I was using TOR yesterday (July 21, 2019) and received one of those ads right over the music video I was watching on youtube. This ad definitely looked like a scam - it would probably have downloaded ...
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How am I anonymous and safe with my config?

I have got ThinkPad T400 with coreboot and minimal OpenBSD installation with full-disk encryption. All non-Tor traffic is dropped by pf. Only allowed traffic on the host is torified traffic from ...
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PAYG sim and TOR

I would like to use Tor/Orfox/Orbot on Android while using a Pay-As-You-Go SIM card. I live in the United Kingdom. Is this possible? If so, did you encounter any issues? Do I need a registered SIM? ...
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How to monitor traffic usage on a Tor bridge on Linux?

I'll buy a small server and will install some Ubuntu distro on it, and among other things I'll install a Tor bridge that won't be an exit replay. I also will use it as a SOCKS proxy for a Firefox, I ...
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How sending form data over HTTPS using TOR works

I understand in general how TOR works, with creating a circuit from the client using 3 random nodes in the TOR network - the entry node, some internal node, and an exit node. My question is about how ...
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TOR relay: Possible to prevent host functioning as Entry Guard

For a long time I am running a TOR relay on my home fiber Internet connection on which in torrc the ExitPolicy is set to reject *:*. Since a while on the https://metrics.torproject.org/ website my ...
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A Mozbackup (Firefox style) program for Tor Browser

I am trying to get familiar with the Tor browser. Import Export HTML does not seem to execute a retrieval/recovery. I have seen brief explanations on search. But is there anything more current and ...
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Tor public key Provided object is too large

I try to import Tor browser public key like this gpg --keyserver pool.sks-keyservers.net --recv-keys 0x4E2C6E8793298290 but I get error pubring.kbx': Provided object is too large I use debian ...
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When trying to open Tor, I'm getting this error message

I'm new to this, so sorry if this is a stupid question and/or an easy fix. I just can't seem to find any information that helps with this issue anywhere. Whenever I go to open Tor, I'm getting this ...
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Combining Whonix with Tails

Is it useful to run the Whonix gateway in a VM inside of tails, running as a liveboot, to connect to another VM like for example Kali, which also runs inside of Tails, because it would rout my traffic ...
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Tor gets stuck on “Loading Network Status”

This is the Log I get after clicking: Shutting down all existing connections. 7/12/19, 17:45:37.240 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. ...
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Can I Create A Local Area Network Using TOR?

I've been using tor for quite a while now and I want to create a private ip network/lan but want it to be secure. I will try to explain this as best as I can. Basically what I want to do is build a ...
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How HiddenServiceDir is realted to ADD_ONION control command?

In the control port specifications it says you can define a new onion address using the ADD_ONION command. This command takes parameters such as BasicAuth, DiscardPK etc However when i check for ...
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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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Where can I find the latest URLs on Tor? [duplicate]

Where can I find the Wiki that includes the latest addresses for websites?
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How to make new identity with TOR and Stem python? exact like (tor browser) new identity

I can't understand the differance between new identity from Tor browser or python? Python: I make request to call website from python with tor but website have limit reached and required reCAPTCHA so ...
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Regression ISSUE : Tor Browser and Firefox SYNC not working since 22-May-2019

Prior to May 22nd, I used my Firefox account to SYNC my bookmarks, add-ons and preferences between my Tor Browser and Firefox browser applications. This appears to be a result of Tor Browser's ...
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Could not create SOCKS args string

I'm trying to connect to TOR browser using a SOCKS5 proxy (which I use for all of my web activity - no issues), and I can't seem to connect, just hangs. Below are the logs. Any ideas? 7/9/19, 19:55:...
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Tor Browser windows' size when Safest security level? [duplicate]

Why does the yellow banner 'Maximizing Tor Browser can allow websites to determine you monitor size, which can be used to track you...' show up even when the security level is 'Safest' in Tor Browser? ...
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Can't access sites running tor cli that I can access with Tor Browser

When you run Tor Browser you can connect applications through its proxy on port 9150. I have done this for a small command line script to check the uptime status of some web service. I don't want my ...
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can't connect to tor channel error

I tried to connnect to tor but i can't. Using tails os. In the onion circuit it said : ...Launched ...Launched ...Launched 10 min after I used to use tor for very long period i think that the gov ...
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Tor Browser launching very slowly

I am using Tor Browser on Lunx Mint 19.1. In the beginning it worked seamlessly, but in the last few days it took several minutes to start up. To understand it better I started 'torbrowser-launcher' ...
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Can I run multiple hidden services without anyone knowing they are hosted on the same server?

I want to host multiple hidden services but I need it in a way that people cannot find out that they are all hosted on the same server. How could I do this?
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Can't find Torrc file in macOS Mojave [duplicate]

Looked under package contents and Library but torrc not found in Mojave
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DDos attack tor daemon crashed

Good day, please help with this problem, maybe i can tune torrc config. curently i have small ddos attack for hiden_service, 1-2krps tor is working, but when attack intensifies 4-5krps tor daemon stop ...
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SSH through TOR using bridge

I wonder how to use SSH protocole through TOR using bridges? Without the bridge, it works very well, but i don't figure out what the configuration file i need to modify in order to add the bridge IP. ...
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VPN necessity for hosting a hidden service & maintaining anonymity?

What are the pros/cons/necessity/redundancy for utilizing a VPN on top of TOR if hosting a hidden service? I'm aware of the obvious concerns regarding logging if using a commercial VPN service, but ...
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Orbot: Check what is my current circuit

I use orbot on my android device. Unlike for the tor browser, I could not find anywhere what is the current identity I use. Is there a button or any UI to show what is the current identity being used,...
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Obtain a list of rendezvous points

Suppose I want to get a list of all the existing rendezvous points (like the list of existing relay - https://metrics.torproject.org/rs.html ). How do I get it? I thought of a variety of attacks that ...
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Making the CDN, Google API calls goes through the encryption via browser extension

As I'm trying to make the unsecured hosted server(non-SSL based) that which are coded calling the standard Google API's & CDN websites Thereby, making that connections goes via encrypted. For ...
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Cash from the dark net?

Are any of these credit card sites and cash sites real? I'd love to know some of them because I've been scrolling through websites and all I see is scam scam
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How to enter improperly configured/java script dependent websites without sacrificing a privacy?

I noticed warning, when entering some websites, losely it says this: "website owner configured website imrpoperly, continue for your own risk"... What if i need to enter some website, but i get this ...
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ssh as hidden service - username passed in clear?

I have set up sshd on my box as a hidden service. I'm wondering if, when I torify ssh uname@xxxxxxxxxxxxx.onion is the user-name passed in the clear?
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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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Prevent Tor Browser from connecting to a node in a certain country?

I want to prevent Tor Browser from connecting to any nodes in a certain country. How do I do so?
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How does “torrc” file updates?

Using Tor Browser and obfs4 proxy, "torrc" file is automatically filled with bridges etc. I was wondering whether this file is updated each time i connected to tor network or each time i update tor ...
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Uploading a twitter header in Tor Browser

I'm trying to upload a twitter header using the Tor browser and I seem to go through the process okay but at the end I'm told I was successful but my header is blank. The steps I take are: 1) Go to ...
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How can I enable 'Connect through cloud servers' in torrc?

In Orbot there is an option for bridges like this: How can I enable this feature in torrc?
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AUDIO just went off

For some reason there's no audio coming out of tor browser. I tried youtube- no audio. I reset default settings - no audio. I reinstalled the browser still no audio. please help. I have tried all the ...
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User Agent Change in Tor for Android

general.useragent.override is absent in Tor for Android. Does this mean that user agent changes are not possible?
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Running an obfs4 bridge: Setting the IP address to advertise

I run a Tor bridge in a FreeBSD jail. I received an email from someone letting me know that a private IP address was being advertised for the obfs4 bridge. In torrc, I set up Tor to advertise my ...
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How can I change the PATH of the torrc-file in Tor-Browser?

How can I change the PATH of the torrc-file in Tor-Browser? Under about:config I changed: extensions.torlauncher.torrc_path", "/path/to/Tor"); I re-started Tor-Browser and it shows me an error: ...
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How long does TCP connection stay alive in Tor (not the circuit)?

I know the details to "how long does a circuit stay alive", but I have a slightly different question. Suppose I am using a website through Tor. There are two TCP connections in this scenario that are ...

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