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Re: [tor-talk] tor project website change

torproject.org frontpage

Tor Browser prevents someone watching your connection from knowing
what websites you visit. All anyone monitoring your browsing habits
can see is that you're using Tor.

This is false [1], and intentionally preloaded
with [use case and definitional] weasel words [2].

[1] See whitepapers, discussion, G and NGO Sybil,
and NSA's own statements.

[2] See Tor Project Incorporated's PR and Legal departments.

The network is comprised of thousands of volunteer-run servers known
as Tor relays.

And of endless numbers of more funded adversaries.

Yet there is still no social or other analysis
project of node meta information, providing
subscribable trust options, years after routinely
posting on need for same to help reduce that.

Your traffic is ... encrypted three times

Straight into lucky Sybil's decrypTOR and logfiles.
Sue me for [ab]use of trademarked substrings.

Tor aims to make all users look the same

s/Tor/Tor Browser/

cookies automatically clear

Was TLS clearing ever implemented (to be fair, perhaps yes by now)?
Etc for other state machines between restarts.


Except services which block tor, most of which
are embarrasingly braindead and/or cheap and/or
drinking their own said departmental, or anti-freedom
geopolitical, coolaid.

a 501(c)3 US nonprofit.

With rather curious amounts of potentially highly
user adversarial funding sources.


Singular: tor.

But purple onions on phones are more cute
and fun than word parsing disclaimers, right?

Happy browsing ;)
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