Commit 07bd8d43 authored by Tails developers's avatar Tails developers

Mention censorship circumvention on the About page.

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> (of a person) having one's true identity concealed.
Tails is a live system that aims to preserve your privacy and anonymity. It
helps you to use the Internet anonymously almost anywhere you go and on any
helps you to use the Internet anonymously and circumvent censorship almost anywhere you go and on any
computer but leaving no trace unless you ask it to explicitly.
It is a complete operating system designed to be used from a DVD or a USB stick
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[[!toc levels=1]]
Anonymity online through Tor
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Online anonymity and censorship circumvention with Tor
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Tails relies on the Tor anonymity network to protect your privacy
online:
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your Internet connection from learning what sites you visit, and it prevents the
sites you visit from learning your physical location.
Using Tor you can:
- be anonymous online by hiding your location,
- connect to services that would be censored otherwise;
- resist attacks that block the usage of Tor using circumvention tools
such as [[bridges|doc/first_steps/startup_options/bridge_mode]].
To learn more about Tor, see the official [Tor
website](https://www.torproject.org/):
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