About This Course
- You are living in a country that blocks your internet access.
- There are threats to your online security.
- You don’t want anyone to read the messages you send to and receive from others.
What will you learn?You should walk away from this course understanding:
Why and when you might need to bypass internet censorship
How circumvention tools work
Concepts like tunnelling, encryption and VPN
How to choose a secure circumvention tool
Where to find a trustworthy source to download a circumvention tool
How to download and install a circumvention tool
In order to do this course, it is first necessary to take Totem’s foundation course, How the Internet Works. That course will introduce you to the key concepts that this course builds on (for example, what HTTP and HTTPS are, what an IP address is, and why these are important when it comes to your online security and privacy).
This course was updated for the last time on: June 2019
Note: this course is also available in Persian (فارسی) [Coming soon]