outer) The largest implementation of onion routing, which is a method for transmitting data anonymously over the Internet. Run by volunteers, there are approximately a thousand Tor proxy servers on the Internet that provide the routing paths.
There are tens of thousands of websites on the Dark Web that use the high-level .onion domain, and Tor is used to access these sites. See Dark Web
Tor Browsing Bundle
The Browsing Bundle is a modified Firefox Web browser along with connection software for Windows, Mac and Linux. When run, it sets up a connection to the Tor network, and all Web requests are re-routed throughout the network to prevent someone from learning users' locations and which sites they visit. For more information, visit www.torproject.org. See anonymous Web surfing
, onion routing
, Dark Web