in The Digital Public Square

You’re less incognito than you think.

Malicious apps, theft, spam, cyber stalking, censorship, surveillance.
There are no foolproof answers to risk online.
But there is advice to help.

Access to the Web

Access to the Web

Sometimes accessing a website may prove problematic. This may be due to several reasons: for instance that website may be filtered in the place where you are located, but you may also be experiencing a simple connection problem.

This section explores how to troubleshoot a connection, introduces the topic of circumventing website filtering, and discusses ways to connect to websites securely or anonymously.

An introduction to these topics can be found in the How does the Internet actually work? pages, Basic Internet Security from Floss manuals and the more detailed Privacy & Security Conscious Browsing guide.

Now What?