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Disabling or Limiting Tor Functionality in Brave Browser on macOS

I'm seeking guidance on how to disable or limit the Tor functionality within the Brave browser on my macOS system. While I appreciate the privacy aspects that Tor integration provides, I have specific ...
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store onion address inside yubikey

I would like to be able to save an onion (v3) address, without the final string .onion inside a yubikey safely. I want the yubikey that provide this address in plain text at the touch event. I have ...
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How to block multiple instances of TorBrowser? (Prevent accidentally opening another one from a different folder.)

I have multiple instances of TorBrowser browser set up, in their own folders. They maintain their own configs, guard node, etc. Sometimes I accidentally open a second instance. It works, but uses the ...
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Squid and proxychains setup

I'm having trouble getting squid to use proxychains proxy list which includes tor. is there a way i can make squid talk to proxychains Privoxy Config: listen-address 127.0.0.1:8118 listen-address [::1]...
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Is there a way to run xpra on tor network

I can ssh into tor url with torsocks but it does not work on xpra command I used $ torsocks xpra attach ssh://[email protected]/100 I got this error : WARNING torsocks[27516]: [syscall] Unsupported ...
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RDP Access on Whonix

I'm trying to access to access to my RDP on Whonix (over Tor and despite all dangers) this way rdesktop myip but I'm always getting error Autoselecting keyboard map 'en-us' from locale Core(error): ...
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Cloudflare infinte loop (Checking if the site connection is secure)

What can I do to fix the CloudFlare "Checking if the site connection is secure" infinite loop? I'm tying to load a website. The very first GET gets sent to an interstitial page run by ...
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How to Bypass Tor Browser on the NekuRay client?

I want to Bypass Tor Browser on the NekuRay client. I tried: But it wouldn't Bypass it. P.S.: I don't have any idea what's CIDR (on the left section of the snapshot) Furthermore, the process name ...
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Is it possible to run a Tor relay or proxy on a Synology NAS with low RAM?

When I recently bought a NAS for backups and local media service, I also had in mind that this would be my chance to finally contribute my internet bandwidth to the Tor network. My thoughts were: I ...
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How do you change Tor Circuit For Site using javascript via Tampermonkey?

In Tor Browser, I can set "New Tor Circuit for site". You can also do this by pressing ctrl+shift+L. I have installed Tampermonkey-Addon in Tor Browser and was thinking, maybe it is possible ...
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Iptables Tor only

How do I block all connections except Tor using Iptables? I tried the following script but it didn't work, nothing is loading, including Tor -A INPUT -i lo -p tcp -m tcp --sport 1:65000 --dport 9050 -...
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Convert Tor keypair to hex or base64 format

I just generated a Tor key with mkp224o, and I ended up with this (example) output file: == ed25519v1-secret: type0 ==∏ — ¯£«• UJ’Î˙Ù¬ §π¯_˚ÑÆE Œ«ß˝†òyflsk¸¬ì–Ôâm ù≤Ü(~”ö}Ù I want to get a ...
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Does Tor use Tor to upgrade itself?

When you get notified about a new update and choose to download it or click Help=>About manually, does Tor use use Tor to download the new update or does it download it not anonymously? To clarify, ...
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How to mask ssh using obfsproxy?

How to obfuscate ssh connection using obfsproxy (obfs4proxy) ? What is the configuration on Linux for obfs4proxy and openssh-server (ex. /etc/ssh/sshd_config) ? (server-side) What is the configuration ...
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Tor Browser will not start and I am getting the error message in the attached image. I want to solve it without resetting my PC

It gives the same error even after reinstalling.
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Browsers do not load pages unless routed through TOR on one of my computers. Even across different operating systems. Other computer works fine

On my HP laptop I have Ubuntu 20.x installed and everything worked fine until yesterday. Firefox wouldn't load pages anymore, but TOR bundle browser did. I cannot ping google.com but I can ping 8.8.8....
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I configure Route All Network Traffic Through the Tor Network. How configure bridges?

I use this tutorial to route all network traffic through the tor network. I follow all steps and configure to automatically start Torctl on startup. But i cant configure bridges to can't see if I'm ...
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How to make Tor Browser reload a page every minute automatically, and why don't all browsers have this?

Vivaldi has a feature that lets you right-click a tab and select "Periodic reload" and a number of minutes to auto-reload it. This is crucial for idiotic websites which automatically kick ...
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How can i fix Invalid Onionsite Address on tor browser?

I got this message in kali linux - Invalid Onionsite Address The provided onionsite address is invalid. Please check that you entered it correctly. Details: 0xF6 — The provided .onion address is ...
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Fedora Tor Failed to bind one of the listener ports

Tor Log: Jun 03 15:12:53.463 [notice] Tor 0.4.7.7 running on Linux with Libevent 2.1.12-stable, OpenSSL 1.1.1n, Zlib 1.2.11, Liblzma 5.2.5, Libzstd 1.5.2 and Glibc 2.34 as libc. Jun 03 15:12:53.463 [...
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How does Tor's second node know the key to decript the second layer?

I was watching this video explaining how tor works: https://youtu.be/QRYzre4bf7I It explains it with the example of 3 intermediate nodes between client and server. It says that each of the nodes can ...
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How to connect to TOR and then a SOCKS proxy?

I would like to connect to TOR first, and then utilize a SOCKS proxy at the end of the connection. This way, I can access websites that have banned TOR exit nodes. I was following the guide here: ...
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What has happend to my TOR-Browser / cryptic letters shown

Since the last TOR-Browser bundle update, the TOR-Browser just displays cryptic letters only. Just look at the screenshot. What has happend? How to fix that? TOR-Browser bundle on Fedora 33
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Can't run tor browser through configured proxychains in linux

I recently configured my proxychains to soc5, and it is working fine but when I run the command proxychains ./tor-browser_en-US/Browser/start-tor-browser , tor starts but doesn't connect to internet. ...
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anonymize using tor while using owasp zap

I am using OWASP zap using proxy 127.0.0.1:8080 but sites can see me. I want to use tor. request should go like browser -> zap -> tor -> web I tried with proxychains using strixt_chain added ...
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Can't set master password in the tor browser

I'm using the tor browser Version 10.5.2 in whonix 15, everything works, except that I cannot save logins in the tor browser because every time I try to setup a master password, a popup window appears,...
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Proxychains does not work correctly in Kali linux (Virtual Machine)

I cannot open duckduckgo or any site with proxychains as shown, And there is a number 4 at the end of it for some reason. Pic /etc/proxychains4.conf # proxychains.conf VER 4.x # # HTTP, ...
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Why do I get connected to TOR nodes that I excluded in TORRC?

I'm testing the TOR browser bundle and I keep getting connected to exit nodes in countries that I've explicitly excluded in my torrc: StrictNodes 1 ExcludeExitNodes {ad},{ar},{au},{at},{bs},{by},{be},...
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Get https certificate for GitLab server over tor/onion domain?

To host a GitLab server over Tor I would like to get an https certificate. Gitlab provides the opportunity to use a let's encrypt certificate. Let's encrypt requires a domain for registration, hence I ...
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How to route all traffic through Tor and VPN?

So I am having some problems routing traffic through TOR & VPN. My first issue:After installing anonsurf and routing all traffic through Tor in Kali everything works fine. However when I have my ...
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Problem install OnionSwitch in kali?

I am having an issue installing OnionSwitch for Tor on Kali. I downloaded the zip from Git and and tried following the instructions listed at the Url. https://github.com/Ned84/OnionSwitch When I ...
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How to configure Tor as service on windows?

I just want to have tor proxy server up and running all the time on my windows 10 PC. Tor browser doesn't fit my needs. So I'd like to be able to connect anything I want via socks5 proxy. It was so ...
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Trying to start nc listener via torify?

Trying to start nc listener via torify: torify nc -lvnp 4444 get response: local listen fuxored: Operation not permitted I then tried to add: -q -1 and got same response?
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Restart Certain Port of Tor

I created one Tor config with a lot of ports. I want just restart one Port for change its IP and I don't want to restart all Tor Ports, just certain Port How I can just restart one port of Tor to ...
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Cannot Connect to FTP Server in Whonix

I'm trying to connect to an FTP server using Filezilla from within Whonix (Windows 10 host OS), but I'm getting the following error after successfully logging in: Status: Retrieving directory listing.....
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Facing trouble in Configuring Tor to hash a new password in windows 10

I have tried and read various articles over the internet about hashing a new password for Tor. My tor is installed in local disk D I used the following commands in the command prompt D:\softwares\tor\...
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Mosh over Tor, instead of SSH over Tor?

Benefit that I'm looking for: Tor is slow. When SSH'ing over Tor doing even the basic things takes a lot of time and concentration Especially painful are: editing a file or a mistyped command line ...
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tunneling between two linux server

if we have two server let's say server1(92.92.92.92) server2(76.76.76.76). I'm working on redirect incoming traffic on server1 port 4444 to server2 port 12345,this is easy with iptables rule on ...
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Windows: How to cleanly stop tor process from the command line?

From time to time I need to stop tor.exe (Tor) using the command line while it is running on the background. So far I have tried the following: C:\Path\to\tor.exe -system stop, which doesn't work C:\...
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how can i improve my tor node measured bandwith?

I run a couple non-exit TOR nodes. One have a symmetric 50mbps, another have 10/50mbps. yet on both nyx shows measured bandwidth always under 500 bytes per second Bandwidth (limit: 12.0 MB/s, burst: ...
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Temporary Failure in Name Resolution

Downloaded Kali Linux as a Windows app (WSL). Installed TorGhost. When I run sudo torghost --start, I get this: requests.exceptions.ConnectionError: HTTPSConnectionPool(host='fathomless-tor-66488....
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cannot install ToR service in kali

apt install tor I am getting this error: Package tor is not available, but is referred to by another package. This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or is only available from ...
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Links Browser via Tor

Is it possible to force the Links text browser to use Tor? Links itself contains only socks4a proxy options, which is no good for Tor current. Specifying Privoxy, with Privoxy forwarding to Tor, using ...
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How can I change the default port (8333) of Bitcoin Core on Ubuntu 20 LTS?

I am trying to set up a second machine on my network to run Bitcoin Core. As I’m port-forwarding on my router port 8333 already (the default port of Bitcoin Core), I can’t use the same port on my ...
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Wrong font on certain sites in Chrome, Firefox, and Edge but not in Tor

As you see on picture font is bad to read, and I don't know when what I did to make it. When in Chrome through Chrome dev tools F12 in Element - Style I find font-family and change the first font ...
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Tails on live USB flash drive freezes

I'm testing Tails 4.6 on a Terra USThree 32 GB USB 3.0 flash drive. The host system is an IBM ThinkPad R60 with 3 GB RAM. When loading multiple script-heavy websites on the bundled Tor browser or ...
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Alternatives to TAILS for anonimity on TOR unfriendly websites

I'm a happy TAILS user since a while. I've immeditaly fallen in love with the simplicity of the installation and user experience in general: no code, minimal competences required to get everything up ...
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Can I be using a VPN on my computer to connect to a remote desktop and use a VPN on that remote desktop at the same time?

I wanted to ask if it is necessary to connect to a remote desktop using a VPN and if it is, can I be using a VPN to connect to that remote desktop and using a VPN on that remote desktop to connect to ...
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When browsing a site like Reddit through Tor, what would the admins see when trying to check your IP address?

In terms of what people tracking your IP address see, is it the same as a proxy? It just looks like you’re surfing from somewhere else in the world? Like, what exactly is meant by “surf anonymously?” ...
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Tor Error: bind: cannot assign requested address

I config a tor bridge on Debian 10. it did work well but now it will show this: Mar 04 22:09:50.603 [notice] Tor 0.3.5.8 running on Linux with Libevent 2.1.8-stable, OpenSSL 1.1.1d, Zlib 1.2.11, ...
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