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An anonymiser is software that permits users to browse the Internet anonymously. The software runs on an e-mail server and strips identifying information from the message before forwarding it.

Overview Edit

Although valid reasons exist for using an anonymizer ser­vice, many individuals use the service to conceal their identity. If an anonymizer is used, it may not be possible to trace the e-mail to its origin as logs are frequently not maintained by these services.

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