Anonymity

07.06.16
Startups seek to de-anonymize Bitcoin to fight crime
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Startups seek to de-anonymize Bitcoin to fight crime

Firms in the US and UK both claim to be able to identify people, breaking one of Bitcoin's key selling points.

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04.03.16
Tor accuses CloudFlare of blocking its anonymizing network
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Tor accuses CloudFlare of blocking its anonymizing network

The project doesn't like claims that most of its traffic to CloudFlare is a threat.

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12.13.15
Tor's new executive director is a digital privacy legend
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Tor's new executive director is a digital privacy legend

The anonymity network project has picked Shari Steele, the EFF's former leader, as its executive director.

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04.26.15
Your Tor-based email isn't as secure as you think
04.26.15

Your Tor-based email isn't as secure as you think

A recent security breach just provided a painful reminder that Tor's anonymity network isn't compl...

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03.23.15
Pakistan orders cellphone users to provide their fingerprints
03.23.15

Pakistan orders cellphone users to provide their fingerprints

Pakistan is determined to prevent terrorists from using untraceable cellphone accounts to coordina...

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03.09.15
Self-destructing site shows how long it takes Google to find you
03.09.15

Self-destructing site shows how long it takes Google to find you

Wondering how long it would take for Google's search engine to find your website if you didn't pro...

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10.31.14
Oh, the irony: Facebook works on the world's biggest anonymity network
10.31.14

Oh, the irony: Facebook works on the world's biggest anonymity network

Facebook, the site where people share their entire personal lives for everyone to gawp at, is now...

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10.07.14
Engadget Daily: Facebook tackles anonymity, Vaio post-Sony, and more!
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10.07.14

Engadget Daily: Facebook tackles anonymity, Vaio post-Sony, and more!

Zuckerberg and Co. are in hot water regarding the social giant's real-name policy, but it looks li...

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