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TriangleBoy is a proxying tool designed to allow users to get around firewalls and censorship, and anonymously visit web sites. The tool was created by Stephen Hsu, founder of SafeWeb,[1] which later stopped support and distribution of the tool. The software was developed using seed money from the CIA,[1][2] and TriangleBoy was supported in part by the Voice of America as a way for Chinese readers to be able to reach the VoA website while bypassing China's Great Firewall.

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  1. ^ a b Rimensnyder, Sara (March 2002). "Triangle Boy Howdy Bypassing the censors". 
  2. ^ "CIA-backed venture eyes anonymity software". CNN. 2001-02-15.