Skip to content

Warum wir Anonymität brauchen. Das Tor-Netzwerk unter Generalverdacht.

Author: Beitz, K.
Published in: Digital Society Blog
Year: 2016
Type: Other publications

The Tor Network is one of the most relevant solutions to enter the World Wide Web with the anonymity political activists and journalists need during their investigative researches. Nevertheless what we observe nowadays is a criminalization of users and a focus on the illegal structures the deepweb contains. Instead of developing a balanced debate, we are facing a fight against privacy and the Tor Project itself. To improve the situation of scientists & academics over the world, who are not capable of entering every website without censorship, means to strengthen the Tor Project and the concept of a deepweb.

Visit publication


Connected HIIG researchers

Katharina Beitz

Former Associate Researcher: Innovation & Entrepreneurship

    Explore current HIIG Activities

    Research issues in focus

    HIIG is currently working on exciting topics. Learn more about our interdisciplinary pioneering work in public discourse.