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Is 100% anonymity possible with Tor under certain circumstances? [duplicate]

Tor has guidelines that define a set of rules/techniques to assure anonymity. Some examples are browsing in small window mode so your screen resolution can't be detected, using HTTPS everywhere, and ...
Girl Pervert's user avatar
24 votes
3 answers

Can my workplace view my Tor traffic?

I connect to the internet using my company's Wi-Fi and Tor. Can they still see the websites I visit?
user3877799's user avatar
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How prevent Javascript from obtaining my location

I usually use a proxy server to browse anonymously. Now I realize that it is possible to find the location of a user using the Geolocation API. How to anonymously browse without disabling Javascript?
open source guy's user avatar
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Can Tor Browser prevent ISP or IT Department at a Work place from knowing what i do while watching a Video online from a work computer (not mine)? [duplicate]

I must change the security settings of Tor browser to the lowest to be able to play a Video online, yet i have not tried it till now. That is why i got to think, whether it is unsafe to play online ...
imran's user avatar
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Does Java applets reveal the real IP address, even when using proxy or vpn?

Can a Java applet reveal the original client IP address, when browsing through a proxy or a VPN? Why?
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2 votes
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How can a malware retrive victim data without compromising the malware owner?

I was wondering how can malware, for example a keylogger, deliver its data without compromising its owner? Because as soon as you know you got a malicious program running on your computer you could ...
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Is there anyway at all people on my wifi could see I use TOR? [duplicate]

When I use TOR, is there any way that the family could see I use it?
Firepatch's user avatar
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how does tor protect data packets? [duplicate]

When you're using tor can't the third parties copy all the data that's going back to your device and decrypt it later, let's say I downloaded some doc files, the data has to come back to your device ...
RichmondWilliams's user avatar
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What Steps Does An Anonymous Artist Need To Take to Retain Anonymity? [closed]

I read these questions which had great information: How can I keep my identity anonymous as a website owner/administrator? and How much can I trust Tor?, however I wonder if this is too extreme for my ...
user50178's user avatar
4 votes
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How secure are Tor circuits?

Sometime ago I was talking with a friend about security of different anonimity software kits. The most famous software we talked about was Tor. While I was talking about the triple secret used in ...
Luis Masuelli's user avatar
3 votes
1 answer

Tor browser further anonymity requirements [duplicate]

Tor and Tor Browser do a good job of providing anonymity, but we cannot rely on them alone. The development of newer techniques for identifying web users (such as canvas fingerprinting) mean that ...
user94444's user avatar
3 votes
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What are the risks of using Tor browser? [duplicate]

Are there any risks to using Tor browser? Does it make you more prone to being hacked, since a majority of hacker community is using Tor?
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Can I use tor browser to make myself anonomous? [duplicate]

OK, I came across tor browser couple of years ago. Then I have been using tor browser some some reason or another. Normally I use Firefox or Google chrome but if I want to hide my IP then I use tor. ...
diwas bhattarai's user avatar
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Will I be 100% secure (anonymous) when using the "regular" web through Tor? [duplicate]

If I use Tor to access "regular" internet sites, like Yelp, Amazon, and others to leave reviews, will I be I 100% anonymous? (Without changing my IP and MAC addresses?)
Just Askin's user avatar
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How can Tor be considered a standard tool for achieving anonimity, given that it is created by the government? [duplicate]

Tor network is considered to be a main tool for achieving network anonymity. But it is of common knowledge, that Tor was created by programmers in US Navy. Yet the main "spy" on the net is considered ...
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