Onion Urls

  • 1 Million Users Access Facebook via Tor in Past 30 Days

    … By David Cohen on Apr. 22, 2016 - 1:00 PM Facebook announced that more than 1 million users accessed the social network via Tor during the past 30 days. Facebook launched its onion URL for Tor in October 2014, and it added support for the Orbot proxy application for Android devices in January. Software engineer for security infrastructure…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 10 readers -
  • Facebook Tests Onion URL for Tor Users

    … some assumptions of Facebook’s security mechanisms — for example, its design means that from the perspective of our systems, a person who appears to be connecting from Australia at one moment may the next appear to be in Sweden or Canada. In other contexts, such behavior might suggest that a hacked account is being accessed through a “botnet…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 5 readers -
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