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Simple questions about logging in to sites over Tor

To address some of your concerns: "As I understand it, when logging in to a website, my username and password can be stolen when I send them through Tor." This is more generally true of the internet,...
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Simple questions about logging in to sites over Tor

Welcome to Tor community! So - step by step to your questions: No information, including login and password can be stolen if it's transferred via HTTPS and the certificate genuinity is verified. Use ...
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Login to site.com, request "New Tor circuit for this site", site.com still recognizes original login

Requesting a new circuit will get you exactly that -- a new circuit. It does not mean that Tor won't pick the same exit again, and it will not clean any cookies. It is trivial then of course for a ...
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I cannot log-in, in hangout when using Tor Browser

Use pidgin and add your google account there. Should work great.
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New Identity Per Window

The current Tor Browser doesn't really support this. The best workaround would probably be to somehow start multiple instances of Tor and connect through them. You could run multiple Tor instances ...
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Blank page on register.php or login.php links when registering for a store

For me, the website's login and registration pages show correctly (e.g. the registration page looks like this: ). Perhaps a setting in the Tor browser was accidentally altered for you (maybe the ...
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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?

The Tor Project put out a basic obfs4 Transport Evaluation. The pertinent quote is: The (obfs4) design improves on the vulnerability to censorship based on active attackers identifying suspect ...
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Using Telegram Web inside Tor Browser: Log-in attempts fail several times?

Sometimes websites will block Tor users because they can't tell the difference between the average Tor user and some malicious or automated traffic. Source: My favorite website is blocking access ...
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Login to sites not working

It depends on a website and on blocking mechanism used. If it's a by-ip basis block - then all the exit nodes can be disallowed to login and you have no luck. In this case a VPN will help you. If it's ...
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