Anonymization tools are a popular product among Internet users. There are plenty of reasons to hide your identity: to get rid of browsing history collection, to open a territorially inaccessible site, to bypass IP blocking and many other things. In this article you will learn how the demand for anonymization tools grew in popularity over 2021-2022.
Anonymization tools include any programs or tools that can hide a user's electronic identity (IP).
What events caused the rise in popularity of anonymization tools
In 2021, means of anonymity began to gain in popularity. This is partly due to the events of June. This month, the number of inquiries on the subject of "VPN" almost doubled. In June 2021, Roskomnadzor received unprecedented authority to manage Runet. The agency took possession of information about phone conversations and locations of Russians using the Internet. The toolkit for restricting foreign Internet resources that violate Russian law was also expanded.