Commit 1e9f95a6 authored by Tails developers's avatar Tails developers
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Explain again that MAC addresses are not sent over the Internet

parent 567c89df
......@@ -71,9 +71,13 @@ In some situations MAC address spoofing is not useful but can instead be
problematic. In such cases, you might want to disable MAC address spoofing from
<span class="application">[[Tails Greeter|startup_options#greeter]]</span>.
Note that even if MAC spoofing is disabled, your anonymity on Internet is
preserved: an adversary on the local network can only see encrypted connections
to the Tor network.
Note that even if MAC spoofing is disabled, your anonymity on the Internet is
preserved:
- An adversary on the local network can only see encrypted connections to the
Tor network.
- Your MAC address is not sent over the Internet to the websites that you are
visiting.
However, disabling MAC address spoofing makes it possible again for the local
network to track your geographical location. If this is problematic, consider
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