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Added 6 FAQ entries from the wiki.

Matt Pagan authored on 10/02/2014 08:19:06
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     limiting bandwidth on my Tor relay?</a></li>
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     <li><a href="#ExitPolicies">I'd run a relay, but I don't want to deal
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     with abuse issues.</a></li>
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-    <li><a href="#DifferentComputer">I want to run my Tor client on a 
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+    <li><a href="#WhatIsTheBadExitFlag">What is the BadExit flag?</a></li>
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+    <li><a href="#IGotTheBadExitFlagWhyDidThatHappen">I got the BadExit flag. 
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+    Why did that happen?</a></li>
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+    <li><a href="#MyRelayRecentlyGotTheGuardFlagAndTrafficDroppedByHalf">My 
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+    relay recently got the Guard flag and traffic dropped by half.</a></li>
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+    <li><a href="#TorClientOnADifferentComputerThanMyApplications">I want to run my Tor client on a 
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     different computer than my applications.</a></li>
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     <li><a href="#ServerClient">Can I install Tor on a central server, and 
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     have my clients connect to it?</a></li>
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     </a></li>
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     <li><a href="#BetterAnonymity">Do I get better anonymity if I run a relay?
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     </a></li>
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+    <li><a href="#FacingLegalTrouble">I'm facing legal trouble. How do I 
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+    prove that my server was a Tor relay at a given time?</a></li>
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     <li><a href="#RelayDonations">Can I donate for a relay rather than
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     run my own?</a></li>
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     </ul>
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     </a></li>
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     <li><a href="#RemotePhysicalDeviceFingerprinting">Does Tor resist 
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     "remote physical device fingerprinting"?</a></li>
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-    <li><a href="#VPN">Is Tor like a VPN?</a></li>
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+    <li><a href="#IsTorLikeAVPN">Is Tor like a VPN?</a></li>
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+    <li><a href="#ShouldIUseTorWithAVPN">Should I use Tor with a VPN?</a></li>
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     <li><a href="#Proxychains">Aren't 10 proxies (proxychains) better than 
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     Tor with only 3 hops?</a></li>
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     <li><a href="#AttacksOnOnionRouting">What attacks remain against onion 
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     routing?</a></li>
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+    <li><a href="#LearnMoreAboutAnonymity">Where can I learn more about anonymity?</a></li>
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     </ul>
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     <p><a href="#AlternateDesigns">Alternate designs that we don't do (yet):</a></p>
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-    <a id="DifferentComputer"></a>
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-    <h3><a class="anchor" href="#DifferentComputer">I want to run my 
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-    Tor client on a different computer than my applications.</a></h3>
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+    <a id="WhatIsTheBadExitFlag"></a>
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+    <h3><a class="anchor" href="#WhatIsTheBadExitFlag">What is the 
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+    BadExit flag?</a></h3>
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+    <p>When an exit is misconfigured or malicious it's assigned the BadExit 
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+    flag. This tells Tor to avoid exiting through that relay. In effect, 
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+    relays with this flag become non-exits.</p>
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+    <hr>
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+    <a id="IGotTheBadExitFlagWhyDidThatHappen"></a>
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+    <h3><a class="anchor" href="#IGotTheBadExitFlagWhyDidThatHappen">I got
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+    the BadExit flag why did that happen?</a></h3>
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+    <p>If you got this flag then we either discovered a problem or suspicious 
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+    activity coming from your exit and weren't able to contact you. The reason 
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+    for most flaggings are documented on the <a 
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+    href="https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki/doc/badRelays">bad 
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+    relays wiki</a>. Please <a 
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+    href="https://torproject.org/about/contact.html.en">contact us</a> so 
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+    we can sort out the issue.</p>
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+    <hr>
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+    <a id="MyRelayRecentlyGotTheGuardFlagAndTrafficDroppedByHalf"></a>
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+    <h3><a class="anchor" href="#MyRelayRecentlyGotTheGuardFlagAndTrafficDroppedByHalf">My 
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+    relay recently got the Guard flag and traffic dropped by half.</a></h3>
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+    <p>
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+    Since it's now a guard, clients are using it less in other positions, but 
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+    not many clients have rotated their existing guards out to use it as a 
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+    guard yet. Read more details in this <a 
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+    href="https://blog.torproject.org/blog/lifecycle-of-a-new-relay">blog 
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+    post</a> or in <a href="http://freehaven.net/anonbib/#wpes12-cogs">Changing 
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+    of the Guards: A Framework for Understanding and Improving Entry Guard 
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+    Selection in Tor</a>.
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+    </p>
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+    <hr>
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+    <a id="TorClientOnADifferentComputerThanMyApplications"></a>
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+    <h3><a class="anchor" href="#TorClientOnADifferentComputerThanMyApplications">I 
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+    want to run my Tor client on a different computer than my applications.
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+    </a></h3>
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     By default, your Tor client only listens for applications that 
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     connect from localhost. Connections from other computers are 
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+    <a id="FacingLegalTrouble"></a>
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+    <h3><a class="anchor" href="#FacingLegalTrouble">I'm facing legal 
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+    trouble. How do I prove that my server was a Tor relay at a given 
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+    time?</a></h3>
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+    <p><a href="https://exonerator.torproject.org/">
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+    Exonerator</a> is a web service that can check if an IP address was a 
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+    relay at a given time. We can also <a 
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+    href="https://torproject.org/about/contact.html.en">provide a signed 
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+    letter</a> if needed.</p>
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+    <hr>
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     <a id="RelayDonations"></a>
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     <h3><a class="anchor" href="#RelayDonations">Can I donate for a
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     relay rather than run my own?</a></h3>
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-    <h3><a class="anchor" href="#VPN">Is Tor like a VPN?</a></h3>
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+    <a id="IsTorLikeAVPN"></a>
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+    <h3><a class="anchor" href="#IsTorLikeAVPN">Is Tor like a VPN?</a></h3>
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     Some people use Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) as a privacy solution. 
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     href="https://www.torproject.org/about/overview.html.en#thesolution">encrypted 
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     three-hop circuit</a> design.
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+    <a id="ShouldIUseTorWithAVPN"></a>
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+    <h3><a class="anchor" href="#ShouldIUseTorWithAVPN">Should I use Tor 
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+    with a VPN?</a></h3>
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+    <p>
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+    This <a href="https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki/doc/TorPlusVPN">wiki 
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+    page</a> discusses costs and benefits. However, if you're looking 
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+    for a trusted entry into the Tor network, <a 
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+    href="https://www.torproject.org/docs/bridges#RunningABridge">setting up 
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+    a private Tor server as a bridge</a> is a great option.
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+    <a id="LearnMoreAboutAnonymity"></a>
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+    <h3><a class="anchor" href="#LearnMoreAboutAnonymity">Where can I 
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+    learn more about anonymity?</a></h3>
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+    <p>
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+    <a href="http://freehaven.net/anonbib/topic.html#Anonymous_20communication">Read these papers</a> (especially the ones in boxes) to get up to speed on anonymous communication systems.
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     <h2><a class="anchor">Alternate designs:</a></h2>