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What is the difference of double onion and just onion?

Can anyone eli5 the difference of double onion and onion? How many hops will doubleonion use?
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Tor "stem.connection.UnreadableCookieFile" error on scheduling python script on Airflow

I am using Apache Airflow to schedule my script. If I try to run the script from the terminal. stem is able to pickup the cookie file easily but If I try to run it via Airflow, it throws this error. ...
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Does Tor Browser react to tor process's expiry of dirty circuits?

I while ago I was asking about what happens on Tor Browser's "new circuit" and how Tor Browser reacts to tor process's dirty circuit expiry (i.e. 10 minute circuit lifespan), specifically ...
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guard node unexpected change, is it expected behavior?

my guard node is changing between two countries in different sites is it normal ? also, when i open tor my guard node is always the same, but some time passed it changes to another country but if i ...
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Tor metrics returns blank page for me

I have noticed that metrics options were added in PR 2096. However, when I open http://127.0.0.1:37991/metrics I get only a blank page. I use tor.exe file to send HTTP requests through Tor's SOCKS5 ...
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Tor SOCKS5 proxy returns question mark character (`?`) instead of valid HTTP response from time to time

An application I work on works with Tor SOCKS5 and uses that to send HTTP 1.1 requests and receive HTTP responses. It works great but from time to time it happens that instead of an HTTP response ...
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Getting an anonymous phone number to make an account on tor?

I am involved in some activism work against a powerful group that is known to use threats against it's opponents. As a result many activists have been silenced and quit working against them. I need to ...
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while using TOR, why I also see traffic flowing to hosts other than the guard node?

I'm using TOR browser and using wireshark to monitor IP traffic. I noticed that every now and then there are packets flowing from/to other IPs. Checking them, I noticed they are TOR relays, which I ...
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Tor SOCKS5 Not Working With Anything Other Than Tor Browser

I am running Tails OS on a live USB and am attempting to run traffic through Tor. The Tor Browser is working via the SOCKS5 proxy on 127.0.0.1:9050. When I try to run: curl --socks5-hostname localhost:...
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How can I undo the "Never ask me again" setting when I click the "New identity" button?

When I click the "New Identity" button in Tor browser, there's a prompt Tor Browser will close all windows and tabs. All website sessions will be lost. Restart Tor Browser now to reset your ...
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How to connect android device to TOR programmatically

I would like to build an application that connects the phone like Orxy/Orbot, although I cannot figure out how. How might I connect to tor using java, or connect to the socks proxy tor interface in ...
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run collector with Eclipse IDE

please did someone know how to use eclipse to run or test Collector ,or metrics using eclipse IDE,how to run https://gitlab.torproject.org/tpo/network-health/metrics/collector,
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Google’s ability to read search history on TOR

I use a vpn on Android. I used it signed in to google play store when downloading TOR. My activity was switched on so now Google knows when I downloaded TOR browser: Can Google see: (A) My search ...
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How can i prevent tor from using /tmp

Tor creates temp files in /tmp when downloading files, this is obliviously a security issue. How can i prevent Tor from using /tmp ?
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How can I migrate from Tor url v2 to v3 on android?

I am using Tor_Onion_Proxy_Library by thaliproject, to make tor request to .onion domain URL. It's working well for a URL v2. But this standard is deprecated. How can I make requests to v3 standard ...
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How can i change my ip addres

I tried: new circuit, new identity, set "ExitNodes {US}" and restart tor my ip address always remains the same.
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How to change the IP in tor whonix gateway

I want to change the IP of the exit node in a tor browser on whonix. When i use tor browser on Whonix- Workstation i must have a static IP of the exit node , or IP of one concretion country. I already ...
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Why can't I apply CSS?

Why can't I apply CSS to an element? I cannot do this either with the developer tools (Browser Toolbox) or by writing the desired settings in userChrome.css, yes in about:config the setting is ...
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How to use only the fastest relays?

I have heard that in Tor it is possible to increase the speed by using only the fastest relays. However, I did not find anything like this in the instructions. How can i do this?
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Is it possible to use Tor without Tor network?

I like the feature subset Tor has from firefox and the hardened settings. I also like the IP hiding I get when using Tor for personal browsing. Sometimes however, the Tor network gets in the way when ...
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Tor Browser's "new circuit": SSL session, DNS cache, and other details

If I understand correctly Tor Browser's "new circuit" attaches new connections to a new circuit while letting old connections finish in the old circuit. It does not clear out cookies, so ...
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Is there a file downloader over the tor network?

0 Is there a console file downloader for OS Windows, over the tor network with onion resources? That is, without any intermediaries like curl+tor-bundle, wget+tor-bundle. So that this utility accepts ...
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why does the files inside the gvfs-metadata directory remains open after tor is closed

running lsof I can see some open files inside the tor directory. specifically: tor-browser_en-US/Browser/.local/share/gvfs-metadata/home-xxxxxx.log tor-browser_en-US/Browser/.local/share/gvfs-...
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Tor daemon is frozenn ( Rend stream is 120 seconds late.)

Good day, i have some problem with tor daemon on Linux. i use tor daemon to proxy access some site, but periodic tor is frozen, and can't proxy requests. in logs i seee only this. Oct 07 02:29:54 Tor[...
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Tor stuck on "Bootstrapped 10%" on macOS

I’m experiencing a problem with tor on macOs. I installed tor with $ brew install tor. When I launch it with $ /usr/local/opt/tor/bin/tor I get stuck at 10%, e.g., Oct 06 16:20:18.299 [notice] Tor ...
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Connecting an ESP32 to a site via a SOCKS5 proxy

There is a lot of talk about the poor old ESP32 chip not being able to handle TOR due to its resource constraints, and I know there is one library out there that might work if I had platform.io and ...
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For how long a node keep its key?

just a simple question: for how long every server of the net keep its private ? Or when every server change the key ? I ask this because if a hacker steal the keys of the entire network how long he ...
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Tor.exe error: Reading config failed

I executed tor.exe after completing all the tasks in the bridge setup manual and, although it stablishes all the connections, after no time it closes with an error: enter preformatted text hereReading ...
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How to get a specific name for my tor hidden service?

Basically what the title says. as I cannot find a tool that do it for me for windows 10 in 2021.
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Can I use tor.exe for my stuff?

As you may know, programs like Tor Browser come with a tor.exe program. I'm not an expert, but I would say the executable is responsible for sending and receieving information by the Tor fabric. Does ...
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How to stop changing ip during request

After like 30-40 seconds ip changes, basically after I already opened a page on a website and want to go to another. So at that point the website can just block the new ip, then I have to restart tor ...
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How to close socks listener for 127.0.0.1:9050?

After getting my web server setup, I'm trying to finish a test hidden service. I'm receiving the error: "Could not bind to 127.0.0.1:9050: Address already in use [WSAEADDRINUSE ]. Is Tor already ...
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How to host TOR in remote server to use as proxy

I am doing web scraping, and I am using tor as my proxy service. I am using ubuntu 20.4.x and python 3.9. As I have installed tor in my local system, I am using: proxies = { 'http': 'socks5://127....
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Tor has an error right after installation

I just downloaded tor and after opening it got the "Tor exited during startup. This might be due to an error in your torrc file, a bug in Tor or another program on your system, or faulty hardware....
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How to get a phone number without compromising privacy

Many pages have mandatory sms verification. But i would like to use these pages without revealing my identity. Typically these pages do not function with free online sms services. Paid SMS ...
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understanding tor cell structure

I am looking to create my own version of TOR, and to do that I need to understand the way that relay, directory servers and clients communicate. but after reading Tor: The Second-Generation Onion ...
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Is VPN and Tor sufficient enough to Stay Protected Online

Its pretty common question, still asking 😄 Its better to rectify from Experts 🤔
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Tor connection issue with proxychains

So I'm new to learning tor and proxychains and while I was trying to figure out why proxychains aren't working, I think there's issue with connecting to tor. tor service status Sep 24 20:43:49.265 [...
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Round robin style load balancing, or other simply forms of load balancing

this is the question: if a user had multiple servers, and wanted each request to select a server at random or on purpose, how would one do so? without changing urls and attempting to keep it simple? ...
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Using OpenBox window manger in Tails OS

Im a little new to this so I apologize if i am using it improperly but i recently installed Tails OS and i dont like the way the desktop looks so Ive been trying to use Openbox window manager within ...
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Site operator gets real IP when I do "torsocks curl example.org/file.zip"?

Quote from Reddit One thing, though: Don't think Torsocks is a jail. It's not even close. Applications can reach clearnet if they're explicitly trying. I download files with: torsocks curl example....
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How do clients find what nodes to connect when connecting to a .onion link

I never seen a full explanation of how the server connects to these "introduction" nodes to the client, I understand the idea of the tor path ending with the exit node that's then resent ...
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Could there be a way to make the Tor network faster by paying money?

Suppose someone has a lot of monero (or some other sufficiently private currency) and they want to have highest possible data throughput while maintaining anonymity. Has anyone researched protocols ...
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What precautions should I take if I want to use Tor to hide my traffic from my University?

I am student at university and use university internet. I am interested in using Tor to prevent my university from seeing what sites I visit and what I am doing on those sites. As I understand it now, ...
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Tor Detection IP Address different then other websites, help

Help Help HelpFirst question... In Parrot Security when I have both the Tor Browser connected and Anonsurf why do I have two different IP addresses. When I am in the browser and go to what is my IP ...
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Security question regareding Tor & Anonsurf

So I have been using Parrot Security lately and I have a couple security questions regarding Tor/Anonsurf. First, when I boot up Parrot and open the Tor Browser and click connect, Tor connects, then ...
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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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One site will not load on TOR

I have used TOR for a while now, and I have no problems, except it is a bit slow to load pages, which is fine. www.netspend.com/activation is a site to activate a VISA debit card, which I want to ...
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Will Tor automatically detect when my IP address changes when running a relay?

I have an IP address that changes roughly every 24 hours. About two out of three times, I’ve seen Tor detect that my IP address changed; but the last time it didn’t work and I had to restart the relay ...
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How to set a different user agent string before start of Tor browser?

Environment: Linux PC with Ubuntu Tor Browser bash Its not searched: How to set a different user agent string before start of browser by bash ? Its not searched how to do this by: Add on by ...

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