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  • Italian Anti-Corruption Authority (ANAC) Adopts Onion Services February 13, 2018
    Italian Anti-Corruption Authority (ANAC) Adopts Onion Services steph February 13, 2018   Millions of people use Tor every day to evade surveillance and censorship. Tor’s security and privacy protectio …
  • Tor 0.3.3.2-alpha is released: bugfixes and DoS prevention February 10, 2018
    Tor 0.3.3.2-alpha is released: bugfixes and DoS prevention nickm February 10, 2018 Hi!  There's a new alpha release available for download.  If you build Tor from source, you can download the sou …
  • The New Guide to Running a Tor Relay February 8, 2018
    The New Guide to Running a Tor Relay nusenu February 08, 2018   Have we told you lately how much we love our relay operators? Relays are the backbone of the Tor network, providing strength and bandwid …
  • Secure Communication is Gaining Momentum in India January 30, 2018
    Secure Communication is Gaining Momentum in India Antonela January 30, 2018   Meetups are the best place to link faces with nicknames. And for sure, to share knowledge and discuss specific topics. We …
  • Explore Tor, NYC! Meetup and Q&A On Feb 15 January 29, 2018
    Explore Tor, NYC! Meetup and Q&A On Feb 15 steph January 29, 2018   The Tor community is vast and deep yet remains a virtual entity outside periodic physical events. Last December, we opted to cha …
  • Tor 0.3.3.1-alpha is released: back to unstable development! January 25, 2018
    Tor 0.3.3.1-alpha is released: back to unstable development! nickm January 25, 2018 Hi!  There's a new alpha release available for download.  If you build Tor from source, you can download the so …
  • News Orgs & Activists: Onionize Your Sites Against Censorship January 24, 2018
    News Orgs & Activists: Onionize Your Sites Against Censorship steph January 24, 2018   In many countries, censorship of websites with critical information or news is commonplace. If opinions, anal …
  • Tor Browser 8.0a1 is released January 24, 2018
    Tor Browser 8.0a1 is released boklm January 24, 2018 Tor Browser 8.0a1 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. This release features important secu …
  • Tor Browser 7.5 is released January 23, 2018
    Tor Browser 7.5 is released boklm January 23, 2018 The Tor Browser Team is proud to announce the first stable release in the 7.5 series. This release is available from the Tor Browser Project page and …
  • Volunteer Spotlight: Alec Helps Companies Activate Onion Services January 18, 2018
    Volunteer Spotlight: Alec Helps Companies Activate Onion Services t0mmy January 18, 2018 Tor is a labor of love built by a small group of committed individuals, but we’re lucky to have the support of …
  • Tor 0.3.2.9 is released: We have a new stable series! January 9, 2018
    Tor 0.3.2.9 is released: We have a new stable series! nickm January 09, 2018 After months of hard work, there's a new stable Tor release series available!  If you build Tor from source, you can n …
  • 2017 Was a Big Year for Tor January 3, 2018
    2017 Was a Big Year for Tor t0mmy January 03, 2018   We achieved a lot in the last 12 months. The free and open internet was under attack in 2017, but Tor was there to fight for privacy and security e …
  • Volunteer Spotlight: Kat, a Privacy Activism Veteran December 26, 2017
    Volunteer Spotlight: Kat, a Privacy Activism Veteran t0mmy December 26, 2017 Tor mural painted by Ryan 'Henry' Ward. Tor is a labor of love built by a small group of committed individuals, b …
  • New Program Turns Librarians into Privacy Advocates December 22, 2017
    New Program Turns Librarians into Privacy Advocates alison December 22, 2017   We've got an exciting announcement from the Tor and libraries partnership: New York University (NYU) and the Library …
  • Tor 0.3.2.8-rc is released, with important updates for relays December 21, 2017
    Tor 0.3.2.8-rc is released, with important updates for relays nickm December 21, 2017 Tor 0.3.2.8-rc fixes a pair of bugs in the KIST and KISTLite schedulers that had led servers under heavy load to o …
  • We Made Big Improvements to Searching for Relays December 20, 2017
    We Made Big Improvements to Searching for Relays irl December 20, 2017 Relay Search, formerly known as Atlas, is a web application to learn about currently running Tor relays and bridges. You can sear …
  • Tor Browser 7.5a10 is released December 20, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.5a10 is released boklm December 20, 2017 Tor Browser 7.5a10 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. This release updates Tor to 0.3.2 …
  • Tor 0.3.2.7-rc is released! December 14, 2017
    Tor 0.3.2.7-rc is released! nickm December 14, 2017 Tor 0.3.2.7-rc fixes various bugs in earlier versions of Tor, including some that could affect reliability or correctness. This is the first release …
  • Making Tor Browser Updates Stable and Reliable with Fastly December 14, 2017
    Making Tor Browser Updates Stable and Reliable with Fastly gk December 14, 2017 Tor Browser is well-known for its tracking protection and fingerprinting resistance. We have spent a lot of time and ene …
  • Tor Browser 7.5a9 is released December 9, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.5a9 is released boklm December 09, 2017 Tor Browser 7.5a9 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. This release features important sec …
  • Tor Browser 7.0.11 is released December 9, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.0.11 is released gk December 09, 2017 Tor Browser 7.0.11 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. This release features important secu …
  • Explore Tor, New York City! A New Meetup Starting Dec 7 December 1, 2017
    Explore Tor, New York City! A New Meetup Starting Dec 7 isabela December 01, 2017   The Tor community is vast and deep yet remains a virtual entity outside periodic physical events. In New York City o …
  • New stable Tor releases, with security fixes: 0.3.1.9, 0.3.0.13, 0.2.9.14, 0.2.8.17, 0.2.5.16 December 1, 2017
    New stable Tor releases, with security fixes: 0.3.1.9, 0.3.0.13, 0.2.9.14, 0.2.8.17, 0.2.5.16 nickm December 01, 2017 There are new stable releases today, fixing the following security issues.  For mo …
  • Tor 0.3.2.6-alpha is released, with security updates December 1, 2017
    Tor 0.3.2.6-alpha is released, with security updates nickm December 01, 2017 This version of Tor is the latest in the 0.3.2 alpha series. It includes fixes for several important security issues. All T …
  • Tor en Primavera Hacker este fin de semana en Santiago (Join Tor at Primavera Hacker in Santiago This Weekend) November 29, 2017
    Tor en Primavera Hacker este fin de semana en Santiago (Join Tor at Primavera Hacker in Santiago This Weekend) ilv November 29, 2017 (An English version of this post is below.) El próximo fin de seman …
  • Tor 0.3.2.5-alpha is released! November 22, 2017
    Tor 0.3.2.5-alpha is released! nickm November 22, 2017 Tor 0.3.2.5-alpha is the fifth alpha release in the 0.3.2.x series. It fixes several stability and reliability bugs, including a fix for intermit …
  • Volunteer Spotlight: Damian Johnson November 16, 2017
    Volunteer Spotlight: Damian Johnson t0mmy November 16, 2017 Tor mural painted by Ryan 'Henry' Ward. Tor is a labor of love, built by a small group of committed individuals, but we’re lucky t …
  • Tor Browser 7.5a8 is released November 16, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.5a8 is released boklm November 16, 2017 Tor Browser 7.5a8 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. This release features important sec …
  • Tor Browser 7.0.10 is released November 14, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.0.10 is released boklm November 14, 2017 Tor Browser 7.0.10 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. This release features important s …
  • Tor 0.3.2.4-alpha is released, with several stability fixes November 8, 2017
    Tor 0.3.2.4-alpha is released, with several stability fixes nickm November 08, 2017 Tor 0.3.2.4-alpha is the fourth alpha release in the 0.3.2.x series. It fixes several stability and reliability bugs …
  • Meet Nyx, a Command-Line Tor Relay Monitor November 8, 2017
    Meet Nyx, a Command-Line Tor Relay Monitor t0mmy November 08, 2017   Never let it be said that we don’t give you a choice of ways to interact with Tor data. This month, Damian Johnson, a long-time Tor …
  • Tor Browser 7.5a7 is released November 4, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.5a7 is released boklm November 04, 2017 Note: Tor Browser 7.5a7 is a security bugfix release in the alpha channel for macOS and Linux users only. Users of the alpha channel on Windows ar …
  • Tor Browser 7.0.9 is released November 3, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.0.9 is released gk November 03, 2017 Note: Tor Browser 7.0.9 is a security bugfix release for macOS and Linux users only. Users on Windows are not affected and stay on Tor Browser 7.0.8. …
  • Tor's Fall Harvest: the Next Generation of Onion Services November 2, 2017
    Tor's Fall Harvest: the Next Generation of Onion Services asn November 02, 2017 Hello friends! We are hyped to present the next generation of onion services! We've been working on this proje …
  • Introducing Bastet, Our New Directory Authority November 2, 2017
    Introducing Bastet, Our New Directory Authority t0mmy November 02, 2017 By Gunkarta (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons Every day, millions of people use Tor to protect their privacy and …
  • Tor 0.3.2.3-alpha is released, with small bugfixes October 27, 2017
    Tor 0.3.2.3-alpha is released, with small bugfixes nickm October 27, 2017 Tor 0.3.2.3-alpha is the third release in the 0.3.2 series. It fixes numerous small bugs in earlier versions of 0.3.2.x, and a …
  • New stable Tor releases: 0.3.1.8, 0.3.0.12, 0.2.9.13, 0.2.8.16, 0.2.5.15 October 25, 2017
    New stable Tor releases: 0.3.1.8, 0.3.0.12, 0.2.9.13, 0.2.8.16, 0.2.5.15 nickm October 25, 2017 Hi, all! There are new stable Tor releases available for download.  If you build Tor from source, you ca …
  • Tor Browser 7.0.8 is released October 24, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.0.8 is released boklm October 24, 2017 Tor Browser 7.0.8 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. In version 7.0.7 we added a donation …
  • We’re Powering Digital Resistance with Help from Mozilla October 24, 2017
    We’re Powering Digital Resistance with Help from Mozilla t0mmy October 24, 2017   Today we’re launching our end-of-year crowdfunding campaign, “Powering Digital Resistance,” highlighting Tor’s work pr …
  • Tor Browser 7.5a6 is released October 20, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.5a6 is released boklm October 19, 2017 Tor Browser 7.5a6 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. This release updates firefox to 52.4 …
  • Tor Browser 7.0.7 is released October 20, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.0.7 is released boklm October 19, 2017 Tor Browser 7.0.7 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. This release updates Firefox to 52.4 …
  • Secure Messaging with Onion Services, a How-To October 10, 2017
    Secure Messaging with Onion Services, a How-To meejah October 10, 2017   This post explores how Tor onion services can be integrated into existing web services, making them more secure. This integrati …
  • We're Welcoming Two New Members to Our Board of Directors October 10, 2017
    We're Welcoming Two New Members to Our Board of Directors steph October 10, 2017   Today, we're welcoming two new members to our Board of Directors: Julius Mittenzwei and Ramy Raoof.  “Juliu …
  • KIST and Tell: Tor’s New Traffic Scheduling Feature October 3, 2017
    KIST and Tell: Tor’s New Traffic Scheduling Feature t0mmy October 03, 2017   The latest Tor alpha release includes a new feature to address traffic congestion in the Tor network. The new algorithm —Ke …
  • Tor 0.3.2.2-alpha is released! October 2, 2017
    Tor 0.3.2.2-alpha is released! isis October 02, 2017 Hello! Alex Færøy, Nick Mathewson, and I have just released a source tarball for a new Tor alpha (sig). This is the first time for Alex and me maki …
  • We Want You to Test Next-Gen Onion Services October 2, 2017
    We Want You to Test Next-Gen Onion Services t0mmy October 02, 2017   At DEF CON 25, Tor Co-Founder and President Roger Dingledine debuted next-generation onion services and detailed their security and …
  • Report Bugs, Get $$ Like @atechdad September 29, 2017
    Report Bugs, Get $$ Like @atechdad t0mmy September 29, 2017   This week, the Tor Project — with support from the Open Technology Fund and HackerOne — paid out $3,000 (the highest bounty) to a develo …
  • Tor Browser 7.5a5 is released September 28, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.5a5 is released boklm September 28, 2017 Tor Browser 7.5a5 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. This release features important se …
  • Tor Browser 7.0.6 is released September 28, 2017
    Tor Browser 7.0.6 is released boklm September 28, 2017 Tor Browser 7.0.6 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory. [UPDATE: the dist server was tempo …
  • Internet Censorship in Iran: Findings from 2014-2017 September 28, 2017
    Internet Censorship in Iran: Findings from 2014-2017 agrabeli September 28, 2017   This post is part of a series that highlights OONI reports which examine internet censorship in various countries aro …