Category: Anonymity

Code Talker Tunnel disguises tor traffic as Skype video calls

Countries like Iran and China routinely block public tor IP addresses, to get around this problem relays called tor bridges are not made public and only facilitated to users living in repressive countries after request. According  to recent research from Internet security firm Team Cymru, China’s Great Firewall …

Services to send self-destructing email and notes

Sending a self-destructing note or email is a good way to  to make it difficult for someone to forward your message, saving it to a hard drive or stop a third party email server from keeping the message archived for years. The only way around for someone to …

Review offshore VPN provider VPN4All

VPN4All is one of the few big VPN providers that I had not tried yet, it attracted me that they are located offshore, a loosely used term, offshore literally means in a foreign country,VPN4All offshore location is to be found in the privacy friendly Seychelles, a sovereign archipelago …

How to use tor proxy with the Advanced Onion Router

Advanced Onion Router is a free portable tor proxy server and client for the Onion Routing network, a distributed proxy network run by volunteers designed to anonymize traffic and bypass Internet filters. Advanced Onion Router is meant to be an all in one application replacement for the classic …

Uncensored decentralized search engine YaCy

YaCy is an open source community based search engine written in Java with no central server indexing the results, search queries are produced using a worldwide peer to peer computer network, in the same way that torrent downloads work, the quantity and quality of the results will depend …

Computer IPv6 addresses & privacy

The current 32-bit IPv4 protocol, created in 1981, can have up to 4 billion of IP addresses, every device connected to the Internet needs one of them, including mobile devices, going beyond everyone’s foresight, the Internet is now running out of IP addresses, by the end of 2012 …

Review free VPN provider HotSpotShield

If you are getting a product and not paying for it then you are the product being sold, all ‘free’ VPN services I know of provide you with very limited speed and bandwidth, they advertise a barely usable VPN as if it was free when in reality it feels …