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Re: Secure Surfing
From: lee.e.rian () census gov
Date: Mon, 15 May 2006 19:27:49 -0400

Cryptreaper <cryptreaper () gmail com> wrote on 05/15/2006 04:22:23 AM:

On 5/10/06, sherwyn williams <s-williams () nyc rr com> wrote:
There is always Tor, and privoxy

what about privacy in Tor? i have used it for some time but i dont
feel confident using it specially when i am sending my personal
information out. What do you people have to say about this?

TOR doesn't keep the contents of your network traffic private - just your
IP address.  There was a thing on full-disclosure a while ago about someone
running a TOR node and capturing all of the exit traffic.


You need to use encryption if you want to keep the contents of your network
traffic private.


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