cross-posted from: https://community.hackliberty.org/post/11932
This guide requires you to understand various important concepts in order to truly be anonymous on the internet. There is a vast array of concepts that will need to be thoroughly understood. You’ll be able to make and choose your own model based upon this guide.
- Understanding of Tor and its threats - Understanding benefits and negatives of a VPN - Understanding important privacy concepts - Understanding important security concepts - Understanding the principles of threat modeling - Understanding how the internet functions
- Using a VPN will NOT make you anonymous - Just because you are using Tor does NOT mean you are safe - An adversary with enough time and resources will eventually find you - The best way to hide is to not use the internet - The land of compromises