A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
Pluggable Transports encapsulate traffic to give it another appearance. They are used to circumvent censorship. Other applications can use them, too. Use this tag for questions concerning the use, con…
a free operating system (OS) for your computer. An operating system is the set of basic programs and utilities that make your computer run.
the entry node into the Tor network.
The rate of data transfer. It may refer to both the rate what tor requires to function, and also the data rate of the embedded traffic.
short for "electronic mail". Email is a method of exchanging digital messages from an author to one or more recipients.
a tool that attempts to circumvent censorship, by transforming the Tor traffic between the client and the bridge.
A browser fingerprint comprises information obtained about a browser during normal use. Fingerprints can fully or partially identify individual users or devices even when cookies are turned off.
the first hop of any circuit through Tor. This category is for guard specific questions.
series of closed-sourced, card-sized and single-board computers developed by the Raspberry Pi Foundation. Question should in regards to the operations, configurations and maintenance o…
Vidalia was a cross-platform graphical controller for the Tor software. It is discontinued.
a programming language commonly used for client-side scripting interactive content in web browsers.
Questions which deal with Tor as a client.
a widely used protocol for authentication of websites and secure plus encrypted communication over a computer network.
In some cases web sites as well as other services block Tor users. This tag should include questions which deal with such services.
Use for website guidance
A transparent proxy intercepts normal communication at the network layer without requiring any special client configuration. Clients need not be aware of the existence of the proxy.
Question about the source for Tor related software.
a website hosted by the Tor Project for determining if a visitor is using Tor or not. It is usually a user's first step in identifying if their Tor connection is configured correctly.
a cryptographic network protocol for secure data communication, remote command-line login, remote command execution, and other secure network services between two networked compu…
a programming language. For Tor there is the Stem library.
a controller library for Tor. It is based on Python.
The Anonymizing Relay Monitor (nyx, previously called arm) is a command-line status monitor for Tor, providing real time statistics.
OpenVPN implements a virtual private network over TCP or UDP. It is Free Software.
a corporation specializing in search, cloud computing, software, and other Internet-related services and products.