Tor Anonymity, Maybe Not.

Hopping Mad Man

This week I read an article from The Guardian website from an member from the Austrian Green’s party member Scott Ludlam. In this article he was giving tips on how to hide metadata from government.

All his tips where grate apart from one “Download programs such as Tor that promise anonymity.”

Firstly in know way does Tor provided any forum of anonymity. Tor realize on trust principal, where your connection exits is not controlled by an government our an authority that might not be trust worthy.  You also need to remember that we have know for an few years not that the NSA have cracked the protocol.

So is your metadata safe from government eyes, Yes and no. We don’t know how many exit nods are controlled by government bodies, I am sure the smarter among us could work that out.

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