Twitter introduces the Dark Web Tor service amid Russian restrictions.

Twitter introduces the Dark Web Tor service: Blocked by the Russian government, Twitter has entered the Dark Web, and people can now access the platform through the Tor Onion service to bypass the restrictions on access.

Russian users can use Tor, the Tor anonymity service, to access Twitter Cyber-security researchers have announced.

“This is possibly the most important and long-awaited tweet that I’ve ever composed,” Alec Muffett, the cybersecurity expert and creator of the Enterprise Onion Toolkit, which makes the deployment of Tor onion services more simple, tweet.

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Tor’s anonymity network carries the user’s Internet connections through a range of servers, operated chiefly by volunteers worldwide.

“Making our service more accessible is an ongoing priority for us,” an official Twitter spokesperson stated to Motherboard by pointing towards Twitter’s “supported browsers” page, which now has links to the Tor onion service.