Summary of the current situation
According to the stats, at the beginning of May: https://metrics.torproject.org/users.html?graph=direct-users&start=2012-04-05&end=2012-07-04&country=ph&dpi=72#direct-users
Probably still ongoing.
Types of Tor censorship
Types of non-Tor censorship
Ways to bypass censorship
- A bridge running brdgrd with a patched Tor which picks a different cipher (
0x0039) seems to work according to #6258 (moved).
- Perhaps obfsproxy works too. This is unconfirmed yet, though.
Type of firewall
Reproducing the blocking