There are many methods of surfing the web anonymously and reducing the risk of online identity theft. One of the best and most beloved tools for achieving this goal is The Onion Browser, more commonly known as TOR. It’s a free and easy to use piece of software that lets you browse the internet anonymously.

Most people are aware of TOR as a gateway into the blocked part of the internet, know as the Deep Web. The following DataProt infographic shows what this powerful tool is capable of, its connection to the deep and dark web, the timeline of its development, the advantages and possible risks that come with using it.

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What You Need To Know About TOR

Irma Wallace

Irma Wallace

Co-founder and Vice President of SearchRank, responsible for many of the day to day operations of the company. She is also founder of The Arizona Builders’ Zone, a construction / home improvement portal.

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