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Lecture Notes in Informatics

SICHERHEIT 2005, Sicherheit - Schutz und Zuverlässigkeit, Beiträge der 2. Jahrestagung des Fachbereichs Sicherheit der Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (GI), 5.-8. April 2005 in Regensburg. GI 2005 P-62, 245-248 (2005).

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A practical approach to transparent und usable anonymity networks

L. Pimenidis


This paper presents an approach to enhance the usability of anonymizing networks, by creating a virtual anonymous IP-network. Users are able to communicate as usual with additional protection of their privacy. We combine the deployed Tor anonymizing network with virtual private networking - this allows for transparent use of TCP applications or IP services. Support for typical services on IPs, like DNS, can also be applied to anonymous IPs.

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