[tor-talk] Twitter account lockouts for Tor users

CJ tor at tengu.ch
Thu Nov 6 06:12:17 UTC 2014

On 11/05/2014 09:39 PM, Brian Kroll wrote:
> I use Twidere (loaded from f-droid) and Orbot (loaded from f-droid) with no lock-out as of yet, even over multiple twitter accounts.

Same for me. Three accounts through Tor using Twidere, no problem for
months (or even years now)

> -Brian
> On November 5, 2014 1:20:27 PM CST, lee colleton <lee at colleton.net> wrote:
>> I've noticed that Twitter accounts accessed via Tor have a tendency to
>> lock
>> due to suspicious activity. This requires a password reset via email or
>> SMS
>> and may sometimes entail an hour-long delay before Twitter restores
>> access.
>> I use an alpha[1] Twitter client along with Orbot, both as provided by
>> the
>> Google Play Store.
>> Have other Twitter & Tor users seen this same account lock-out?
>> --lee
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