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Re: [tor-talk] Will Tor affect Internet Explorer? (newbie question)
On 07/16/2013 02:37 PM, Buck Calabro wrote:
> On 15 July 2013 20:19, Gabrielle wrote:
>> Also, what is Microsoft Time of Day?
> So there are these servers on the internet whose job is to report the
> current time of day. They are called time servers. They are very
> useful if you have a network of computers and you'd like them all to
> be set to the same time. Anyway, Windows can be configured to reach
> out to a time server and get the current time so your computer's clock
> can be adjusted. ...
All operating systems do that. Indeed, Tor clients won't connect if
local time isn't synchronized accurately enough. Also, time
synchronization errors break anonymity.
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