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How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II

Why “Free” Is The Most Expensive Price and What is “Zero-Knowledge Proof”

Zen Chan
Zen Chan
Feb 11 · 10 min read
How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
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“Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not.”
― Oprah Winfrey

Recap from Part I:

The Most Expensive is “Free of Charge”

How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
Image by Geralt from pixabay.com

“Nothing can be more expensive than something for free.” (ただより高いものはない)

Isaka Kotaro (伊坂 幸太郎)

Privacy Is Not Individual-Only

The D, A, P of Privacy

How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay

De-identification

Between Anonymity and Privacy

Anonymity

Pseudonymity

Zero-Knowledge Proof (ZKP)

How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
Image by the author

The Principle of Zero-Knowledge Proof

Find Zero-Knowledge Services

ProtonMail — Encrypted Email Service

Encrypted Content Collaboration Platform

Do What Snowden Said

How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
screenshot of by the author | Snowden’s Twitter

Use Signal

How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
Signal’s Privacy Policy | screenshot by the author

Use Tor

Tor-based Router (Intermediate)

Tor-based OS (Advance)

The Amnesic Incognito Live System — Tails OS

SubGraph OS (Advance)

Final Words

How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
How To Be Anonymous Online — Part II | by Zen Chan | Medium
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Zen Chan

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Zen Chan

Interested in Infosec & Biohacking. Security Architect by profession. Love reading and running. Top Writer in Privacy. Editor of Technology Hits.

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