Tags Tor

'Poisoned' Tor Browser tracks Chinese users' online history, location

by AJ Vicens

Attackers modified the popular anonymity-enabling Tor browser to track users in China and record browsing history, researchers said.

Hackers exploited Tor exit relays to generate bitcoin: research

by Sean Lyngaas

The attackers regained control of relays after Tor's oversees kicked them off, according to the research.

Internet freedom activists are concerned a Trump appointee could threaten pro-democracy work abroad

by Jeff Stone

Technologists working on security tools outside the U.S. warn that a major change to their funding could mean catastrophe.

A malicious Tor browser is helping scammers steal bitcoin, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas

The attacks comes as the Tor Project is trying to enhance trust in the anonymity browser.

Former NSA analyst charged in leak of classified documents to reporter

by Shannon Vavra

The accused man, Daniel Hale, worked as a Leidos contractor for the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) from 2013-14, began communicating with the reporter in 2013 while at the NSA.

With new director, Tor seeks new funding sources and international growth

by Jeff Stone

Roughly 2 million people worldwide use the Tor browser everyday. New leadership wants to turn those users into its donor base.