OnionShare 2.3 adds tabs, anonymous chat, better command line support, and quite a bit more

OnionShare 2.3 adds tabs, anonymous chat, better command line support, and quite a bit more

So with OnionShare 2.3 you can host a few websites, have your own personal anonymous dropbox, and securely send files to people whenever you want, all at the same time.When someone posts a message to an OnionShare chat room, they send it to the server through their E2EE onion connection.

Latest Brave browser update fixes Tor .onion DNS Leak

Latest Brave browser update fixes Tor .onion DNS Leak

The company notes on its support page that its browser "does not implement most of the privacy protections from Tor Browser" and that it "recommends using Tor Browser instead of Brave Tor windows" for "absolute anonymity".One user discovered last week that Brave was leaking information in Tor mode.

Tor In 2020, What Changed?

Tor In 2020, What Changed?

The press is still one of the most threatening things for Tor. It's often portrayed to only be used by criminals and the like, even though most people use it for regular browsing in the hope of not being tracked.

#MoreOnionsPorfavor: Onionize your website and take back the internet

#MoreOnionsPorfavor: Onionize your website and take back the internet

Starting today, July 8th, the Tor Project is running a one month campaign called #MoreOnionsPorfavor to raise awareness about onion sites, that is, websites available over onion services.

Cliqz Search as an Onion Service

Cliqz Search as an Onion Service

We’re great fans of the Tor Project that offers a private, anonymous and secure way to access the Internet with their browser and decentralized network.As a first step, we’re super proud to release our beta search as a Tor onion service.

BBC News launches 'dark web' Tor mirror

BBC News launches 'dark web' Tor mirror

The BBC has made its international news website available via Tor, in a bid to thwart censorship attempts.Instead of visiting or , users of the Tor browser can visit the new bbcnewsv2vjtpsuy.onion web address.

New version of OnionShare makes it easy for anyone to publish anonymous, uncensorable websites

New version of OnionShare makes it easy for anyone to publish anonymous, uncensorable websites

It worked like this: OnionShare zips up the files, starts a local web server on your computer with a link to this zip file, makes this website accessible as a Tor onion service, and shows you the URL of the web server.

Why Every Privacy Activist Should Embrace* DNS-over-HTTPS

Why Every Privacy Activist Should Embrace* DNS-over-HTTPS

But I can’t get on board with my peers who believe that it’s a good idea to throw vitriol at DoH just because it might complicate “legacy” crap like the above, or that disintermediating DNS is somehow bad for security controls.

CIA Launches Anonymous Site on the Tor Network

CIA Launches Anonymous Site on the Tor Network

Credit: Sharaf Maksumov/ShutterstockThe U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) announced today that it has launched its own website on the Tor anonymity network. The site is meant to be accessed by those who would like to send the CIA anonymous intelligence tips or are interested in a job at the agency.

CIA’s Latest Layer: An Onion Site

CIA’s Latest Layer: An Onion Site

Secure, anonymous, untraceable—traits ever-present in CIA’s intelligence collection mission—and the same is true for our onion site, which is now available at: ciadotgov4sjwlzihbbgxnqg3xiyrg7so2r2o3lt5wz5ypk4sxyjstad.onion over the Tor network. Everything on , from The World Factbook to reporting information to applying for a job, is available on our onion site.

The CIA Sets Up Shop on Tor, the Anonymous Internet

The CIA Sets Up Shop on Tor, the Anonymous Internet

The anonymity service has been open source since its public release in 2002, and it transitioned to being overseen by a nonprofit, dubbed the Tor Project, in 2006.It can seem confusing at first that the US government would fund the creation of a tool that has since been used by criminals and foreign governments to conduct secret operations.

DarkDuckGo

DarkDuckGo

Following is a quick rundown of the URL params I’m using to customize my DDG search experience for use with Tor. In After Dark fashion I’ve decided to name them “DarkDuckGo”. If you’re not using Tor Browser you can still use the params with the regular search site or even .

How to Secure Your Identity & Become Anonymous Online in 2019

How to Secure Your Identity & Become Anonymous Online in 2019

Readers who want to transition from Gmail entirely can start by going through primary online accounts and updating them to use their new ProtonMail email address.

OnionShare 2 adds anonymous dropboxes, supports new Tor addresses, and is translated into a dozen new languages

OnionShare 2 adds anonymous dropboxes, supports new Tor addresses, and is translated into a dozen new languages

Because OnionShare uses Tor onion services, I don't actually have any way of knowing who is sending files to me -- if I want to make it so only very specific people can send me files, I need to securely share the OnionShare address to only those people.

Gain your Privacy back using OnionShare

Gain your Privacy back using OnionShare

OnionShare starts a web server allowing it to get connected and access Tor Onion Service in a stealthy manner over the internet.

The 8 Best Private Browsers for Phones and Tablets

The 8 Best Private Browsers for Phones and Tablets

Red Onion Available on: iPhone and iPad Let’s switch tack and have a look at some browsers that let you access the Tor network and the dark web.

Do you want to contribute to the next major version of OnionShare?

Do you want to contribute to the next major version of OnionShare?

If you’d like to chip in during the month or so before the final release, try out the latest development version and report any bugs .

New releases: Tor 0.3.5.7, 0.3.4.10, and 0.3.3.11

New releases: Tor 0.3.5.7, 0.3.4.10, and 0.3.3.11

The Tor 0.3.5 series includes several new features and performance improvements, including client authorization for v3 onion services, cleanups to bootstrap reporting, support for improved bandwidth- measurement tools, experimental support for NSS in place of OpenSSL, and much more.

DuckDuckGo now fingerprinting visitors

DuckDuckGo now fingerprinting visitors

9jnc7 2018-12-19 07:02:23 UTC #1 DuckDuckGo is using the Canvas DOMRect API on their search engine. YaCy is a P2P search engine that can be accessed via a client proxy or websites offered by volunteers who allow access to their own installation.

Tor Is Easier Than Ever. Time to Give It a Try

Tor Is Easier Than Ever. Time to Give It a Try

Read all of WIRED’s year-end coverage Content delivery network and internet infrastructure provider Cloudflare also launched an onion service in September that makes it easier to access the most secure versions of its client sites on Tor. Through its new setup, Cloudflare helps to extend protections on user anonymity without knowing anyone's identity, even on its own service.

What is Tor? A Beginner’s Guide

What is Tor? A Beginner’s Guide

When you use Tor browser over the Tor network, your data is encrypted and the data you send and receive is dispatched through a path of randomly generated relays.

5 Privacy Tools for the Practically Paranoid in 2018

5 Privacy Tools for the Practically Paranoid in 2018

Tor can also be used as a building block for software developers to create new communication tools with built-in privacy features. Signal is a wonderful tool for privacy because it is user friendly, uses strong end-to-end encryption, and the protocol is open-source Github — Download.

Time Attacks

Time Attacks

Remote Device Fingerprinting: Clock leaks arising from either software on the host or application-level protocols on Whonix-Workstation ( anon-whonix ) allow a passive adversary to easily link anonymous and non-anonymous traffic to the same machine.