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Tor for everyone!

6da3d4048a89eae74e790545d08ff687?s=47 André Kelpe
September 16, 2012

Tor for everyone!

Slides of a workshop on Tor I gave during Freedom not Fear 2012 in Brussels


André Kelpe

September 16, 2012


  1. Tor for everyone! @fs111 – Brussels - #fnf12

  2. goal for today: from 0 to Tor

  3. slides: http://s.kel.pe/e5

  4. common believe

  5. not true!

  6. I am not this guy

  7. think: China, Iran, whistleblowers, Arab spring and many, many things

  8. we want to be anonymous! (no dog in this picture)

  9. we want to be hidden but better than this guy

  10. while being here

  11. Enter Tor, not TOR ← semi important

  12. „Tor is free software and an open network that helps

    you defend against a form of network surveillance that threatens personal freedom and privacy...“ http://torproject.org
  13. some history <panic mode=“on“> Tor started product of the US

    Navy Research Lab. </panic>
  14. then: sponsored by EFF now: independant non-profit organization great and

    open community
  15. on trust all code is open source/free software lots of

    independant research on Tor published Tor project is very open, publishes regular status updates and is very transparent in general
  16. Let's get (a bit) technical Tor provides a SOCKS interface

    towards applications „fixes the pipe“
  17. some lingo client relay bridge-relay exit node

  18. Onion Routing

  19. Onion Routing

  20. .onion a way to anonymously publish any sort of service

    (wiki, blog, forum...) within the Tor network (finding those is left as an exercise for the reader)
  21. Let's connect!

  22. None
  23. link-collection • http://torproject.org • Tor browser bundle: https://www.torproject.org/projects/torbrowser.h tml.en •

    tails live distribution: http://tails.boum.org • network stats: http://torstatus.blutmagie.de/ • tor cloud: https://cloud.torproject.org/ • exit nodes: https://www.torservers.net/
  24. link-collection • more exit nodes: http://noisetor.net/ • hidden services: https://www.torproject.org/docs/hidden-

    services.html.en • Tor wiki (editable by everyone, handle with care): https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki • make it really work for you: https://www.torproject.org/download/download- easy.html.en#warning