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sending email through .onion

It depends, there are a few scenarios. Internal mail, from: [email protected] to: [email protected] or from: [email protected] to: [email protected] The email never leaves the foo.com server(s), there's no way to ...
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Unix command 'mail', send mail to an .onion address mail

The problem in your case consists of two parts, actually: Sending mail from command line to the MTA - Here you need to spool your message from a command line into the thing that will deliver it from ...
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Can this anonymous email be traced back to me?

Okay I'm taking this account briefly out of retirement because Croll's answer is wrong and massively misleading. Yes, they can (most likely) figure out that it was you, technologically at least. So ...
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Sending anonymous email

StartMail, https://www.startmail.com/ Cost: US$59.95 per year. StartMail never records and never saves your IP address. Your connection is via secure HTTPS encryption. StartMail has built-in PGP ...
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Is this setup to send anonymous email secure?

When you go to the place with the open wifi, you should additionally check if the place is physically secure. This means no cameras, no people who could shoulder-surf etc. Furthermore if you connect ...
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Enable "Standard" security level for a *single* website in Tor

I use Tor Browser with "Safer" settings. With that I went to https://account.protonmailrmez3lotccipshtkleegetolb73fuirgj7r4o4vfu7ozyd.onion/signup and it showed me the following page: I was ...
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Enable "Standard" security level for a *single* website in Tor

Use a separate browser for that, like Firefox. When you're launching Tor Browser - an instance of Tor is launched as well and you do have a proxy that listens to requests on your localhost - so just ...
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Emails that work with Tor

protonmail is accessible through their own onion site: https://protonirockerxow.onion/
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Is this setup to send anonymous email secure?

Tor is your best bet. There are free email providers that you can access over Tor. By using their webmail client, over Tor, they will not know your real IP address - only the IP address of the last ...
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Is this setup to send anonymous email secure?

That sounds secure to me. When you sign up for an email service, make sure not to give any identifying information away. You'll find that a lot of email providers require you to give your phone number,...
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Protonmail login does´t work any more with TOR Browser 7.0 and later

The comments on this blog announcement describe the problem, it's root cause and how to work around it. https://blog.torproject.org/blog/tor-browser-701-released In short, the ProtonMail login is ...
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What apps on android need to be routed using Orbot to be completely anonymous?

Google Play Store and location-based ones. But keep in mind: in older versions Android had an option "allow software and hardware inventarization for improving", on modern ones and on vendor-rebaked ...
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How to send emails from my server with TOR?

Hello and good time of the day! To avoid too-overcomplicated setups just use a routing via firewall for all the MTA(Postfix in your case) usernames to route them directly through Tor. The only ...
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After Downloading and Installing Tor My E-Mail Program is Drastically Slow

2 minutes are 120 seconds - a very wide-defined connection timeout for network connections. No, it is not affecting any other software. If you've set your DNS to local Tor DNS listener, then it may ...
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onionmail : its anonymity privacy and security

Original poster here, having lost access to the previous account (stop sniggerring please!). Unfortunately under the new account I am unable to add comments nor edit the question, hence making this an ...
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Concurrent use of internet with and without Tor — Any adverse effect on anonymity?

The existing answers cover the issue of cross-contamination between your internet use through Tor and outside it. It is definitely important that you need to be careful to not e.g. paste links ...
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Can't use onion mail service with torified claws-mail

claws-mail is conflicting with torsocks. First, how torsocks handles .onion. torsocks works by intercepting certain function calls, mostly related to network functionality. One of those it intercepts ...
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Outlook.com and Gmail don't like TOR

The Whonix wiki has a useful page with email providers useable trough Tor, some of them offering hidden services, at https://www.whonix.org/wiki/E-Mail#Onion_Service_Providers . Another list at https:/...
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Outlook.com and Gmail don't like TOR

Protonmail is a mail provider that is : Anonymous Hosted in Switzerland With end to end encryption Mobile Friendly ( ios/android application) Tor Friendly the only problem is IMAP that isn't ...
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How possible to use "Email Link" button in Tor?

By intent Tor Browser won't try to run applications on your local system when links in Tor Browser are clicked. In cases this could lead to the user accidentally contaminating between their identity ...
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Error message on Claws mail - ssl handshake fail

Although your question lacks a lot of details, the only problem I can spot is that your SSL error comes from an attempt to do STARTTLS over plain SMTP rather than using SMTPS from the very beginning. ...
Alexey Vesnin's user avatar
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Is it possible to have "[email protected]" addresses and FULLY avoid DNS with email?

Yes it is possible. But if your client accept resolving Onion addresses through SOCKS proxy. As an example, if you are developing own code, here is the way you should build your socket using ...
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Safe to login to personal accounts (email, Amazon, etc.) when using Tor?

Short answer: YES, it is safe as soon as those personal accounts are protected by HTTPS. By safe I assume you mean protecting your password's secrecy. HTTPS encrypts end-to-end traffic between your ...
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