Why use Tor?

Transport Layer Security (TLS) already provides privacy by encrypting the data sent over a connection between a client and a server. An eavesdropper on the wire will not be able to read the data sent from your machine if the data is sent over a connection that uses TLS. Is this always enough?

Imagine you are trying to access a website that is banned in your country. You could potentially face time in prison for accessing these websites. It is not enough that the messages to the web server of the website are encrypted; you need to prevent any entity…

Leo Goldberg

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