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Nsa attempting to MITM socks proxy users? [closed]

Today I connected to a free socks proxy and checked the dns and found that the serverhost name was prism1.nsa.gov! I was wondering if this is how the nsa attempts to perform mitm attacks on clients? ...
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Alternatives to TOR Onion Browser for Windows XP [closed]

I'm running Windows XP professional and yes, I realize support has ended long ago. I have been trying to run TOR but it does not run properly. What are the alternatives that will run onion websites in ...
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how to verify that proxychains is working

I Installed proxychains and tor to test them. I heard that proxychains and tor will redirect the message into multiple nodes before getting to the desired destination. So I thought that it is logical ...
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When detected, use Tor instead of clearnet (via Privoxy?)

I am not sure if this is possible so i am asking here. I want to configure my browser to use privoxy and then make an action. Every time I click or go to a URL that has your standard top-level domain ...
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Routing incoming http requests over tor socks

I am trying to make a proxy server for some privacy. I couldn't find any way to use tor as a http proxy server without external modules. I have two machine, one of them is a client which use the other ...
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Tor browser with external Vidalia proxy

I have configured an Onion router successfully - based on this tutorial. I connect to the wireless network, and all of my connections are using Tor. I also started Vidalia on port 8118 on the ...
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System-wide socks5 proxy

I am trying to get my server to run entirely through TOR proxy settings. I have TOR installed it works when I do it from Mint's GUI by setting the socks host to 127.0.0.1:9050. That way, all my ...
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How to configure Tor to require username / password on connection via SOCKS ( port 9050 )

When running Tor, I'm able to connect to it via port 9050 locally which uses SOCKS and make HTTP requests. How can I setup Tor on a fresh Ubuntu install so that Tor is exposed on a public IP address ...
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Is being a Tor exit node dangerous?

So, from my understanding, Tor redirects your requests over many other tor users. Eventually, it will be actually sent over the exit node, which can basically be any computer, also mine. I hope my ...
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how can I redirect my network traffic through tor network

I have made a app that will send data to a server but due to confidentiality of the data of my clients , it needs to be anonymous so I thought of using TOR network and I know TOR doesn't work with ...
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Why I can access internet using Tor browser but not from any other browser?

I'm using internet through local reseller that uses mikrotik server. Some times like now I can browse internet using Tor browser but not from any other browser. I want to know why may that happen ? ...
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Why can traffic be routed to Privoxy but not Tor using Iptables?

To route http-requests from Interface 10.10.0.0 over privoxy this iptables rule is enough: iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -s 10.10.0.0/16 -p tcp -m multiport --dports 80,8080,81 -j DNAT ...
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How to enable only tor connection on opensuse and monitor traffic?

Is there any program or way to enable only secure tor connection on opensuse and like if I accidentally open my normal browser it wouldn't connect. Also is there a program with which I can monitor my ...
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Tor hidden service settings failing to allow tor.service to start on CentOS/Fedora

I am attempting to set up a Tor hidden service on CentOS 7 (with systemd), using the tor package from the EPEL repository. Previously this was working fine until a few days ago when it stopped ...
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How to use programs on a restricted internet connection

My current internet connection blocks certain websites (Including steampowered.com) and to access these websites I use tor browser (using meek-google). Is there any way to use programs like steam on ...
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Avoid certain Tor exit nodes by IP

Is there way to tell Tor to avoid certain exit nodes? I have a problem where a certain exit node IP is blocked by a service I'm trying to reach.
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Data Usage Monitoring By ISPs [closed]

How do ISPs monitor the amount of Data usage? Is the technique used by them Standard or does it differs from one ISP to another? does using Tor or VPN prevents it from doing this? Is there a way you ...
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How to check the integrity of a download with GPG4Win, e. g. Tor?

Yes, I read the instructions on the Tor site and was not able to follow them. No pics or vids. But installing Tor is useless when not knowing if it is fake or not. Instructions using the cmd.exe, ...
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Can TOR prevent my ISP from seeing what I download? [duplicate]

Having issues with my ISP monitoring my activity and blocking my internet access when they see something they don't like. Can I utilize TOR to prevent this monitoring with out tipping off my ISP to my ...
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Running a Tor middle relay or bridge with 100 GB bandwidth/month?

I have a VPS running Debian with bandwidth limited to 100 GB per month.I was thinking of running a Tor Network relay on it,since most of that bandwidth goes unused.I don't want it to be an exit node, ...
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Is it possible to have incoming connections to an arbitrary port?

Is it possible to have incoming connections to an arbitrary port through a proxy / Tor / proxychains / free VPN etc? I need to run a remote desktop application and I route it through Tor etc. If the ...
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How to get SSL Observatory to use Tor?

I just downloaded HTTPS Everywhere and it's running great. However, I want to enable it all going through Tor (as much as it can via the configuration dialogue). However, that option is greyed out. I ...
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How to use tor with PHP CURL

I want to be anonymous and I want to be able to have my IP changed frequently, so my questions is How can I make the script use Tor proxy as using a php CURL? I'm currently running Windows. I believe ...
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Route only HTTPS Connections through TOR

I want to create an tor router on my network using an extra computer I have (2011 Mac Mini). Since the exit node can read/modify traffic that is not end-to-end encrypted, I would only like to route ...
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How can I use different services over one VPN tunnel?

I have one OpenVPN tunnel to a dedicated server with Ubuntu running. I would like to use (1) regular Internet masquerading, (2) accessing the TOR network and (3) surfing via another proxy hop from my ...
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Route outgoing traffic through whonix gateway/tails, allow incoming VPN traffic (me->my VPN server-> Tor)

Basically I want to do VPN -> Tor, but with all outgoing traffic from the VPN server going through Tor, and the Virtual Machines only on the VPN server, not on my PC. So I will have a VPN which will ...
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How to go about setting up a VPN that routes all traffic to Tor?

For example, sometimes certain sites are blocked on a hotspot I use frequently. I would like to have my Tor server remotely accessible, so if a VPN is not nessesary for this then that is okay too.I ...
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How to set up a VPN gateway box with limited port availability

I have full root access on a Ubuntu virtual server. I have OpenVPN up and running, and it's working fine for me tunnelling my devices' internet traffic when travelling abroad to ensure clean and ...
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How to configure user -> OpenVPN -> Tor -> OpenVPN with Whonix

My question is as follows: I have host OS windows 7. What i want to configure such a connection: Host (with OpenVPN connected) - > VirtualBox - > Whonix-Gateway with Whonix-Workstation or with any ...
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How to tunnel UDP traffic over Tor?

I know that Tor does not support UDP for now . But I came upon certain application Onion Cat .But I don't know if it work or not . Is there any other procedure ? Is that even possible ? Please guide ...
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Mac proxifier to use with Transmission?

I am attempting to route just my Transmission traffic through a proxy instead of all of my traffic through a VPN. My attempts at getting this to work: Attempting to just route Transmission traffic ...
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TOR Network: How to Prevent IP Change on each Website

In Tor I am having trouble because each time I change the site address the IP changes as well. It there a way to have it use the same address for like a 10 minute interval?
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Getting Exception: java.net.ConnectException: Connection refused when running Minecraft.jar on TAILS linux

I am running Tails from an USB stick (because hard drive is broken) and when I try to run Minecraft I keep getting the same error. Should I specify any parameter when calling Java? How do I solve ...
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How am I still being tracked

I recently switched to using the TOR browser, in addition I periodically do a complete history delete (cookies, cache, etc). Incidentally I also have Adblock installed for the TOR browser. However I ...
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Trouble with connection to irc.freenode.net via Tor

I have a trouble with connection to irc.freenode.net. I have set up Konversation IRC client according to guidelines: https://freenode.net/sasl/ https://freenode.net/irc_servers.shtml#tor Server: ...
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How to kill LOW bandwidth connections?

I am sitting behind an absolutely terrible router (NVG589, NVG599 is no better) mandated by my ISP, AT&T. The problem is that it has an abysmal limit of 2056 simultaneous connections. Since my ...
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Tails OS:Network Filtering Syntax to Allow I2PBrowser to listen at localhost:6666, Then Allow TorBrowser User to Connect to it

I've had a bit of experience in Linux, but I'm still learning and brand new. I've been able to proxy Tor right into I2P on a normal Debian Wheezy installation successfully. My process involves ...
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Tor Middlebox: How to check if there is a DNS leak?

I created a tor middlebox. Laptop plus WLAN. Creates a WLAN AP all traffic from that AP should be routed into tor. But I am not sure, if the DNS requests are not leaked. How can I check that? This ...
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routing traffic through tor and socks5, different to socks5 and then tor?

I'd like to route traffic through tor and a socks5 proxy. Question: Is there a difference between routing: laptop -> tor -> socks55 laptop -> socks5 -> tor
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tor middlebox: How to route traffic through a socks proxy automatically? iptables routing wlan

I built a tor middlebox. It is an old laptop without screen, creates a WLAN and every traffic on that WLAN is routed into tor. my iptables script: iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -i wlan0 -p udp ...
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OnionPi with meek-amazon transport plugin

I've successfully installed all the requirements to run my RPI2 (headless) as a Tor router. However, I'm living in China and they activity block Tor traffic. So here is the thing, I installed the Tor ...
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Dropbox over Tor Browser

I have googled for that but found no tutorial. Dropbox is blocked on my network. I can use Tor Browser to access blocked sites. Is it possible to use Tor Browser's proxy for Dropbox client to access ...
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Is it safe to use TOR on windows? [closed]

I mean, can I be hacked just by browsing regular sites (not the hidden services) with TOR browser bundle running on a Windows system?
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How to use TOR browser as SOCKS proxy for other devices on my LAN?

I have installed the TOR browser on my mac and configured the networking to use port: 9150 so browsing using Safari etc uses TOR and I can test that using the test at the Tor project test site. I ...
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Can I use Whonix Gateway as a proxy?

I am using Whonix Gateway in a VM, and I run all traffic from my Fedora VM through the Whonix Gateway. Works fine. But, on my host I want to use irssi and a few other apps behind Tor. Usually I would ...
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Preveting DNS Leaks using gnupg over TOR while allowing key-fetching via DNS

Using DANE to associate OpenPGP public keys with email addresses becomes more and more popular. There are different methods implemented in GnuPG and used like pka and cert. IETF just released a new ...
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“The proxy server is refusing connections” but I'm not using a proxy?

I was using Chrome normally then saw this message The proxy server is refusing connections which I didn't understand what it means, so I tried a few websites then tried Firefox and also IE but none of ...
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Can we send and receive uTorrent packets through TOR?

I just started using pcapy python module to capture network packets. Is it possible to capture packets going out from uTorrent (on my own machine) with pcapy or scapy and sending them over the TOR ...
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How can using a Tor Hidden service for SSH improve security?

I recently read some blogs posts about how to use Tor Hidden Services to access an SSH server. They argued it can increase security, but I don't understand why this should apply. As far as I ...
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Tor browser bundle not starting in Open/FreeBSD

Tor Browser Bundle not starting with both OpenBSD and PC-BSD I have downloaded and extracted 64bit version of the TBB, but when I click the 'start-tor-browser' it doesn't do anything. When I try: $ ...