A free software implementation of second-generation onion routing, a system enabling its users to communicate anonymously on the Internet.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
21 views

Tor Browser 0.2.2.35 is not connecting [on hold]

My Tor Browser 0.2.2.35 is not connecting, showing massage: Unrecognized startup status Please help me solve my problem.
2
votes
1answer
86 views

Error while installing Tor

i want to install development version of tor following instructions on https://www.torproject.org/docs/debian.html.en#development on my ubuntu 14.04 but whenever i run command sudo apt-get update ...
1
vote
1answer
28 views

Why does a program disabled as a service still runs at the system's startup?

I installed Tor (to run it as a node, not simply the browser) on my desktop and laptop. But as I use desktop almost all the time and the connection to the Internet is the same, I run tor only on the ...
-1
votes
1answer
64 views

Unable to open tor in Ubunutu Gnome 16.04 [duplicate]

I tried to installed tor from terminal by the following command sudo apt-get install tor Now i can't open Tor browser. I can't find it in my programs. I tried to open it using terminal. My ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Can't Install Tor on Ubuntu Gnome 16.04

I tried to install Tor Browser by the instruction l found on Tor's official website. But I couldn't install it because of the following error come. My Input tar -xvJf tor-browser-linux32-5.5.5_LANG....
0
votes
0answers
28 views

How to isolate applications as they enter the tor network?

I would like to give each application it's own entry and exit IP. Should I add SOCKSports to the default torrc file or create new tor instances? $ tor-instance-create instance_name
1
vote
0answers
11 views

Sharing Tor socksport via wired ethernet connection?

Using Ubuntu 16.04 on both machines. I've been able to share my VPN IP between devices with an ethernet cable. The host running VPN and Tor: IPv4 Settings: "Shared to other computers" IP Address: ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Torify isn't bringing up a graphical window

Whenever I enter torify x Whatever X is, it doesn't show up as a graphical window (Firefox, Chrome, Thunderbird, Bitcoin). The process runs and the terminal hangs for the process to finish but the ...
-3
votes
2answers
179 views

Output error from archive: tar.xz: File format not recognized [closed]

I have read all the methods at "how to extract an archive with extension .xz", and none of them can extract an archive via terminal. (e.g tor) The only way to extract an .xz extension is via GUI.
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Install Ubuntu Poin2 Chromebook

I'm a new user in the world of Android and Linux. I buy this: https://poin2.com/store.html All my life I have work, game and generally use windows base PC. I do not have mayor knowledge in programing,...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

Error when opening Tor Browser

When I type in "tor" in the terminal, I get this: May 08 19:10:14.366 [notice] Tor v0.2.7.6 (git-605ae665009853bd) running on Linux with Libevent 2.0.21-stable, OpenSSL 1.0.2g-fips and Zlib 1.2.8. ...
0
votes
2answers
56 views

What does the “sudo” command do, and its usage mandatory?

I run my terminal commands as root but sometimes some programs (e.g., Tor Browser) say "The Tor Browser Bundle should not be run as root. Exiting." I want to understand whether this command is ...
1
vote
0answers
258 views

Ubuntu 16.04 Tor Transparent Proxy

I want to setup an Ubuntu Server 16.04 to act as a transparent proxy for all traffic from a specific subnet to Tor. To be specific, I want all traffic on a subnet 10.20.0.0/16 when using the Ubuntu ...
0
votes
0answers
47 views

Proxychains error

I got some difficulties in running anything through proxychains for example bridie (twitter client): **First of all due to ISP blocking, I need to run most of network apps through tor. And Tor browser ...
0
votes
1answer
97 views

after upgrade ubuntu from 15.04 to 16.04, tor obfs4 ClientTransportPlugin isn't work

today i upgrade ubuntu from 15.04 to 16.04, after that my tor is down and i have the problem on /var/log/tor/log : Apr 25 07:52:58.678 [warn] OpenSSL version from headers does not match the ...
-1
votes
1answer
39 views

apt-get update not working via college proxy [duplicate]

I am getting endless ign and err while updating the apt-get, i even used proxychains by the command : proxychains apt-get update But still the ign and err are same. I want to install tor browser but ...
1
vote
1answer
35 views

How to place software files

I've installed Tor, and now I'd like to install the Tor Browser. I'm following the instructions under Linux Instructions. The package tor-browser-linux64-5.5.4_en-US.tar.xz has been downloaded and ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Nmap proxy and dns resolution

How to use nmap and dns resolution of nmap over proxy? I tried proxychains, but for dns resolution it doesn't work, it's known bug as I read on some forums. It works well without dns_proxy feature in ...
1
vote
1answer
13 views

How I know if my Tor installation is serving as a relay user or not?

I just install this packet on my Ubuntu 14.04 desktop system for a university project and I want to know if my computer is serving as a relay client for the Tor network.
0
votes
1answer
14 views

TOR Icon to Display on Desktop or Activities Bar

I was able to install TOR to a "folder" within Home. I wan the Luanch Browser icon on the Activities Bar and/or the Desktop. I did copy to the Desktop but it doesn't appear and I couldn't fine the ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Forward my .onion address to a different folder than my normal website

I want to create my own hidden service, and setted up everything correctly, I have my onion address, and I have a normal url for my website, I think it looks something like this: (www.xy.onion) and (...
0
votes
1answer
53 views

apt-get wont work when i try to install tor [duplicate]

~# sudo apt-get install tor Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Package tor is not available, but is referred to by another package. This ...
0
votes
0answers
60 views

How to unblock a website/download through Terminal in Ubuntu?

I was trying to install NS2 for my academic purpose. But in our Pondicherry University the repositories like http://archive.ubuntu.com are blocked through Proxy Server. When i want to install ...
0
votes
1answer
215 views

tor command is not starting Tor Browser

I wanted to install Tor on my new Ubuntu (14.04) install. I followed all the instructions and tried to start tor. It starts correctly if I navigate to Tor's directory and run: ./start-tor-browser....
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Stop some processes from autorunning

As the title, I'm trying to figure out a way to avoid the following processes from autorunning when the system starts: Virtualbox, Tomcat7, ntopng, tor. So, until now, I tried to simply create a ....
0
votes
0answers
57 views

Tor script install addons

How can I install an addon to Tor without any GUI interaction? I have just tried to copy the xpi unziped to extensions but no dice. I have tried diff a before and after addon install (31c31 is ...
0
votes
1answer
132 views

Tor: Relay configuration issue “Could not bind to 0.0.0.0:443: Permission denied”

sudo service tor reload * Reloading tor daemon configuration... [fail] /var/log/tor/log Jan 08 08:01:25.000 [notice] Tor 0.2.7.6 (git-605ae665009853bd) opening new log file. Jan 08 10:19:40....
0
votes
1answer
69 views

How to set new bridges for tor?

I installed tor by sudo apt-get install tor and get 3 following bridges via email: obfs4 37.218.246.221:39337 79357DD63FD91089513B4E58E7B7066A3E8558CC cert=VM5mFtvtLLyCMw3M0vmd/T5lytxJrJre59RjxT+...
1
vote
0answers
359 views

How to set Tor -> Socks with proxychain correctly on Tails?

Goal: Tor Browser -> Socks5 proxy OS: Tails For testing purposes I have chosen a socks proxy from here (e.g. 159.253.191.110:61111). I installed proxychains, then edited the config file: sudo apt-...
0
votes
1answer
823 views

Send all OpenVPN traffic through proxy or TOR proxy?

I have an OpenVPN server and I want to be able to route all requests that are made to that OpenVPN server through a proxy, so that the requests will look like they are made be the internet address of ...
1
vote
0answers
32 views

Recursivly resolve aliases for tor hidden service with ssh

I run a couple of raspberry pis with hidden services on it (for remote access via SSH). I used to use a .ssh/config to get nice aliases for the hidden services. Something like: Host *.onion ...
1
vote
1answer
332 views

How to tunnel Tox through Tor?

I recently installed qTox using this guide, but as I read in the Tox FAQs that Tox doesn't actually make any attempt to cloak your IP, I was wondering as it mentioned: A workaround does exist in ...
0
votes
0answers
232 views

Torsocks error on lubuntu

I have the following error on Lubuntu 14.04 when using torsocks but does not understand why : libtorsocks(5995): WARNING: The symbol res_query() was not found in any shared library with the reported ...
0
votes
2answers
161 views

Installed TOR but can't locate browser

So I've installed TOR, via the directions here sudo apt-get install tor deb.torproject.org-keyring Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done deb....
0
votes
1answer
147 views

Is TOR breaking TLS for e-mail transport encryption to collect user credentials (security hole)?

EHLO response from mail server for starting encrypted TLS protocol when connecting to SMTP to send mail appears modified from STARTTLS to AUTH PLAIN when sent through tor instead of plain TCP. In ...
0
votes
0answers
248 views

How to install apt-transport-tor and configure

So, I'd this question before and "googled" it but nothing found. Now, I'm making this to make more easy to some people that are looking for it. I'll make it simple. First of all, if you already have ...
0
votes
0answers
145 views

Why is my computer trying to connect to 127.0.0.1 port 9150?

I am trying to download GIMP and my computer won't connect download because it cannot establish a connection with 127.0.0.1 9150. But why is it trying to connect to the Tor IP and port. How do I ...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

Have I compromised my security because of unpacking an installation archive?

I'm NOT a technical person. I use only Ubuntu 14.04 lts on my computer, no other OS. Today I downloaded a package called 'Tor browser bundle' (tor-browser-linux64-5.0.2_en-US.tar.xz) from Tor-website ...
1
vote
1answer
652 views

How can i run tor through chrome on linux?

I need to use Tor with Chrome but all the tutorials are for windows, the only one for Ubuntu involve having the vidalia manager but the tor bundles i download dind't come with it.Does anyone know how ...
2
votes
1answer
100 views

Vidalia gives this error. How to make it connect?

Aug 31 17:09:32.025 [Warning] Tried connecting to router at 193.23.244.244:443, but identity key was not as expected: wanted 7BE683E65D48141321C5ED92F075C55364AC7123 but got ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

How to edit a file to add contents in Ubuntu

I am trying to run this code: /etc/apt/sources.list When this is entered into the terminal, it says Permission denied... I found it here, it is a guide for installing Tor. Any suggestion ?
0
votes
0answers
59 views

vidalia and tor works but doesn't hide my Ip?

i have recently installed vidalia from the software center and hopefully it works well and was connected to the tor network but when i google about my IP it stays the same .so how can i point tor to ...
0
votes
0answers
537 views

TOR Hidden Service set up on Apache Web Server.

The title might sound really stupid since I said I want to set it up on an apache web server, but I do not plan to share this onion site with anyone, nor keep it up for long, so basically it will be ...
0
votes
0answers
426 views

Tor Browser was working propery, now it won't launch

I had already installed the Tor Browser using the great tutorial here https://www.torproject.org/docs/debian.html.en#ubuntu . Used for about a week perfectly fine, but since, when I try to open Tor it ...
1
vote
0answers
32 views

How can I use two different network like tor or vpn for different apps?

I want to use different vpn or tor for different apps. For example I want my firefox network goes through tor and chromium goes through another tor.
0
votes
0answers
388 views

How to change IP Address on tor browser into specific country on Ubuntu 14.04?

I know that in windows you just need to find the folder of the tor browser and change some code in some text file but since I'm using Linux I don't know if I can find this folder. Sorry for the dumb ...
5
votes
3answers
455 views

Trouble installing Tor browser

I am running ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my HP laptop. I've been trying to get Tor browser but have had some complications. I've downloaded the file and saved it to my desktop I've tried several commands ...
2
votes
0answers
147 views

How to send all traffics from wlan0 Access Point through a proxy (specifically Tor)?

I created an access point from my wireless network card (wlan0) using this answer. My Android device is connected to internet through this access point called mylaptopAP. My laptop is connected to ...
2
votes
1answer
108 views

New Ubuntu Upgrade to 14.0.4.2 made some programs not running

about 2 days ago my automatic ubuntu update started to alert that there is problem with updates not being installed. So i changed my server and did it manually but it got failing to download at some ...