Fixing the guard discovery problem in Tor itself is an immense project -- primarily because it involves many trade-offs between performance and scalability versus path security, which makes it very hard to pick good defaults for every onion service. Because of this, we have created an add-on that can be used in conjunction with a Tor onion service server or a Tor client that accesses Tor onion services.
This blog post is meant to generate a conversation about best practices for using cryptography and privacy by design to improve security and protect user data from well-resourced attackers and oppr
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The Tor Project exists to provide privacy and anonymity for millions of people, including human rights defenders across the globe whose lives depend on it.
This is an interview with a Tor developer who works on hidden services. Please note that Tor Browser and hidden services are two different things.
A few weeks ago, Hacking Team was bragging publicly about a Tor Browser exploit.