Onion Pi: Raspberry Pi as a wireless access point with proxy gateway




Onion Pi: Raspberry Pi as a wireless access point with proxy gateway

Of course the all headlines around the Internet snooping the NSA and other intelligence agencies also meant that people now make some thought to how they may be traveling in a network comprising at least a little anonymous. One oft-mentioned possibility is the use of Tor , a proxy system – greatly simplified – ensures that the data packets are so long hunted by the network that no end can understand more of who, when the pages has surfed. While this system is also not 100% sure, but it’s a start.
Onion Pi: Raspberry Pi as a wireless access point with proxy gateway

Unfortunately, you can not use directly on many current devices gate, just as in many smartphones and tablets is the case. And then there are people who simply do not trust the technology. For all of the Onion Pi project is intended. This tutorial describes in detail how the access point is set up. The required parts can be ordered directly as a package for $ 94.95 at Adafruit. The final access point is simply hung via Ethernet to the router with Internet access, it logs in to the Wi-Fi and have to surf over the crossbar network.

Of course this is only part of the anonymization, the tutorial also other tips to be named, so you should avoid registering with the visited pages of information or log on, allow the conclusion to their own identity, of course. Also you should use the private mode of the browser or delete cookies and history regularly. And above all, you should if possible use SSL connections to the servers, to encrypt the communication.

One should remember that also the gateway can not provide 100% security and never rely on the use of Tor no longer had the ability to monitor the surfing habits in any case always. It makes it so difficult.

We can not guarantee it did is 100% anonymous and secure! Be smart and paranoid about your usage TOR.

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