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Can my university network IT see that I am using Tor when I am using Tor Browser with an obfs4 pluggable transport?

I use my private laptop computer and Tor Browser with an obfs4 pluggable transport to log in my university account. The university network IT does not use Deep Packet Inspection, and the ...
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Can my university network IT see the IP address of the obfs4 bridge node?

Can my university network IT see the IP address of the obfs4 bridge node when I use my private laptop computer and Tor Browser to log in my university network account and connect to the Tor network? ...
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Solved “Proxy error: General SOCKS server failure” when connecting to tor hidden ssh server from putty on windows 7

I would like to access my raspberry pi via ssh over tor. This works from a Linux client, but not from a windows client. When I try it from putty on a windows machine I get "Proxy error: General SOCKS ...
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TOR Hidden Service: IP anonymity

Suppose that a Tor client wants to access a certain hidden service. According to the protocol, instead of submitting a request directly to the server IP (which is hidden[1][2]), this client submit a ...
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How to prevent an extension from being disabled or removed?

I am trying to use Block Site extension to block access to some URLs in TOR browser in Windows 7. I want to prevent disabling or removing the extension in TOR browser. I found the following ...
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How to form tor chains

Good afternoon, I have a task to develop a c ++ module for Tor. One of the sub-tasks of the module is to form a Tor chains. A list of auth servers, a list of guard nodes, a list of v2 directories, a ...
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How does tor keep the list of bridges secret?

List of all entry/exit/relays are public knowledge and ISPs / govts can use it to block access to tor. How are bridges different in this respect? From my understanding anyone can request for bridge ...
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In onion v3 services, how does the client know the “HSDir” that have the necessary descriptor to connect to the onion service?

I've read the "Tor Rendezvous Specification - Version 3" and I can't find out how the client knows the "HSDir" nodes that store the onion service descriptor that indicates the introduction points ...
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tor browser bundle >= 8.5.5 slackware 14.2 crash at start

Since upgrade 8.5.4 to 8.5.5 and alpha Tor crash at start with this internal error log: [notice] Tor 0.4.1.5 (git-439ca48989ece545) running on Linux with Libevent 2.1.8-stable, OpenSSL 1.0.2s, Zlib 1....
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tor and private proxy still not enough

I am connecting to a tor circuit from behind a private proxy server. All the websites I check are not able to determine my location, but I know that someone is able to identify me by the default ...
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How to connect to obfs4 bridges in TAILS?

I am trying to connect to obfs4 bridges in tails but I can not seem to get it to work, other bridges connect normally though. Thus far I have tried: Change my timezone and time to London. DID not ...
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cant launch tor after install (Debian 10)

Trying to start Tor for first time after install. The first problem Ive got was the non permission to my user in the tor directory at /Downloads, so used root account to set normal privileges. Now ...
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making request onion sites without tor

I made a simple server at my home hosted by tor. The server contains my personal files and i dont like paying services for hosting websites because hosting on tor is free and hidden. It doesn't matter ...
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Tor deep dark web

I have been very curious about the dark web and the deep dark web if there is a difference but my computer got stolen I haven’t got a new one yet but I have an iPhone8 and if something meone could ...
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Tor Key Exchange Remaining Anonymous

If the client device performs 3 DH key exchanges with the 3 Tor relay devices, how does Tor provide anonymity to the client; wouldn't the IP address of the client be seen during the key exchange?? How ...
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Questions about the onion v3 services keys

As far as I understand (if there is any error, please correct it), when configuring an onion v3 service, three files are generated: "hostname", "hs_ed25519_secret_key" and "hs_ed25519_public_key". The ...
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Tor browser 32-bit version VS 64-bit

Is TorBrowser 32-bit version less secure than 64-bit? If so, what vulnerabilities can be exploited?
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Why obfs4 does not use the port I assigned to?

In my torrc file: ServerTransportListenAddr wfpad 127.0.0.1:35001 But when I laugh tor, the registered obfs4 did not use the port I assigned to: Registered server transport 'obfs4' at '[::]:...
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what is causing “Port 443 is already being handled; removing” error in the Tor debug.log?

After following the Tor Bridge installation docs and the download instructions for Ubuntu, I've successfully confirmed connection to the Tor network via a Raspberry Pi 2 with Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic ...
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Does anyone knows if this is possible to use Windscribe VPN + TOR + Polipo all together in Ubuntu?

As asked I would like to know if there is a way to use Windscribe VPN + TOR + Polipo all together, or if this a specific possibility for some particulars VPN? And if this is possible how to do? I ...
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Do the Tor network nodes store the clients' IP by default?

Imagine the following police investigation: Investigators request information from, for example, Facebook, from a certain profile. Facebook delivers the IP address associated with the profile, and ...
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Why do Tor clients download Microdescriptors and not directly use consensus?

As far as I know, the nodes that make up the Tor network periodically send the directory authorities documents called "routers descriptors," which contain information about themselves. From this ...
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Currently (02/09/2019), how many entry guards does Tor choose and for how long are they maintained?

Two years ago, an identical question was done (Currently, how many entry guards does Tor choose and for how long are they maintained?). Now (02/09/2019) I ask the same, because I am seeking for an ...
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how to copy first line of a file and sort the rest

I want to take the first line(s) of an input file and copy them to an output file, then sort the remaining lines of the input file and put them in the output file also.
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Tor and Onion Rouitring work whilst SSL is out on my network

I have a weird problem going on: Between 6 and 8 pm I am unable to make any ssl connections through my router - and it effects various devices using a range of operating systems and but wifi and ...
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I no longer have access to any Onion websites

It's been a while since this have happened. I can't access any onion websites; it just don't load it, no matter what I do. I triple checked my computer time, and its not the problem. I uninstalled and ...
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Can't connect using bridges, but can without

I need bridges to bypass the Tor block, which one site uses. But when I request them, they don't work. I did it all over again, but every requested bridge gives me eternal connect. While without them ...
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Does using Tor in Tails prevent HSTS supercookie tracking?

As I understand it, it is possible to mitigate HSTS tracking by deleting HSTS-related data from the browser. Tails, in principle, does not store any information, so I guess HSTS tracking is not ...
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Device name of Wi-Fi adapter

On the same computer hardware I don't get the same device name for the Wi-Fi adapter if I run Tails rather then Debian+Tor. Why? Edit: The MAC address is the same in both cases.
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New to tor, is not working :(

I downloaded tor which ran but was "unable to connect" when I tried to access any sites. I uninstalled it and reinstalled but now it is just displaying: "Unable to connect to listener port" 8/30/19,...
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loading a .onion site inside the iframe tag

i am trying to load a .onion website in my website using the iframe tag i'm open to pretty much any option though. my only objective is to be able to embed an interactive .onion site within my website....
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How can I use the microphone with JavaScript in TBB?

I am running some JavaScript on a website which collects all incoming microphone data with the AudioContext API. I've re-enabled the dom.audio API with the about:config setting. (For reference, ...
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My tor browsers closes seconds after opening

Every single time I try to open tor it almost immedietly closes. This happens every single time. I am on a mac.
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INTERNAL ERROR: Raw assertion

I'm running tor in termux on my phone (Android version 5) I have clean install termux but it throw error in start: Additional information: Since tor has been blocked in my country i tried using ...
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Why is my Tor bridge relay not getting any traffic?

I used to run a Tor bridge on Windows at home, where I have a 300/150 Mbps ISP. This Windows has memory leak and crashes after some hours, ad I believe that was making my bridge never get traffic. A ...
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Why does yahoo mail & craigslist remember my credentials on new login?

Yahoo mail and Craigs list seem to log me in automatically (username&PW) when I surf to them over tor. (Even after PC shutdown, restart). I am a bit shocked that some part of the system remembers ...
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Tor unable to parse Bridge setting if using domain

I'm using Tor to bypass my office's firewall. It has multiple level of blocks: domains, IPs and ports. Most bridges I get from BridgesDB are blocked, but over time I've found a few that work here. I ...
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If I use Tor browser, can websites know my OS?

If I use Tor browser, can websites know my OS? For example, if I use different OS than Windows and websites know it, I will be different and it would reduce my anonymity.
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Tor usage in North Korea as a foreigner

I'd like to ask your opinion on whether it's a good idea or not to use the TAILS operating system (which comes with Tor buit in) while on my trip as a tourist to North Korea. The tour organizer says ...
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ToR and Opera VPN browser

if I use Orbot and proxy the Opera browser through it on an Android phone, does it then also connect correctly to the Opera inbuilt VPN server when I turn that on ? Am I then basically getting to the ...
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How i can use the tor service without using tor browser

I just want to use the tor service in my ubuntu 16.04 and use the tor network without the browser of tor because i want to use it in palemoon browser. How i could do it? Some way to use tor service ...
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is there a way i can get more than 8GB of storage for Tails?

i have a USB stick with 32 GB on, and i want to use all the space, not just the 8 GB, is there a way i can do that?
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am failing to connect to tor and below is my log. i have tried using the meek brdges but nothing seems to work. i need help

8/20/19, 03:47:00.192 [NOTICE] DisableNetwork is set. Tor will not make or accept non-control network connections. Shutting down all existing connections. 8/20/19, 03:54:51.291 [NOTICE] ...
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Can I use DNS over TLS or DNS over HTTPS in Tor Browser, executed from Tails?

There has long been an effort to encrypt DNS queries between the client and the recursive server to increase privacy. Firefox already supports DNS-over-HTTPS. But is Tor Browser, executed from Tails, ...
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QUBES digital signatures and key verification

How many using Qubes have actually verified the keys and certificates to the extent suggested below? "Use the PGP Web of Trust. Check the key against different keyservers. Use different search ...
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Using tor with palemoon is possible or not

I just want to use tor with palemoon and want to know if its possible or not. I need tor because i can refresh the ips and needs works with imacros a program that repeat tasks. But how i can do so tor ...
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How to setup Wtfpad Pluggable Transport in Tor?

Does anyone know how to get wfpadtools by Marc Juarez run? I tried but I failed. I am not sure whether it is because of Tor version. Torrc file for Bridge (torrc-relay.txt): DataDirectory /Users/...
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How to change IP Address every few seconds with TOR in Linux

I want to know if I can configure TOR on Linux to change / rotate IP every 30 seconds or say X seconds . I have tor setup but I don't want to keep browsing with same IP and want to change it every ...
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Why do I get a message stating “internet is not connected” when I am setting up my hardware wallet in the TAILS OS?

I am attempting to set up my Ledger Nano S Hareware Wallet in the TAILS OS. As I go through the steps, at some pont, it tells me that I am not connected to the internet, requesting that I check my ...
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using tor-win32/TOR as a proxy for newsgroup software

I'm configuring a newsgroup software to connect to a news/NNTP server thru TOR (tor-win32) as a proxy. where do I put tor-win32 info within newsgroup software and where do I put news/NNTP server ...

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