Science and Technology : Leaked NSA Documents Reveal The Best Way To Stay Anonymous Online

Discussion in 'Science and Technology' started by crwn, Jan 3, 2015.

  1. crwn

    crwn Well-Known Member MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2011
    Messages:
    914
    Likes Received:
    295
    Ratings:
    +458
    'Citizenfour' NSA leaker Edward Snowden. It's not easy to be truly anonymous online. Sure, there are plenty of chat apps and secret-sharing sites that claim to offer you privacy, but it's tricky to know whether US intelligence agencies have a backdoor to access them.
    The best way to stay anonymous online has been to use Tor, a special kind of web browser developed to help US government employees hide their tracks online.

    But if you want to be properly anonymous, you need a combination of extra services and websites on top of Tor to avoid detection. Plenty of online guides offer advice on the subject, but it's always been hit and miss.

    Now, leaked NSA documents provide a big clue on how to remain hidden. They show that the agency has trouble breaking certain methods of encryption. Read More
     
  2. jamesfrmphilly

    jamesfrmphilly going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2004
    Messages:
    32,019
    Likes Received:
    11,483
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    retired computer geek
    Location:
    north philly ghetto
    Ratings:
    +13,748
Loading...