Author: Patrick Schleizer
Patrick started developing Whonix, the Anonymous Operating System in 2012, when quickly others joined efforts. He collected experiences working pseudonymous on Whonix for two years, enjoys collaboratively working on privacy preserving software.

Whonix VirtualBox Release Candidate 2 – Testers Wanted!

Download links can be found here: Testers Wanted! Release Notes:

Testers wanted! Upgrade Qubes-Whonix 13 -> Qubes-Whonix 14

Qubes-Whonix 14 testers-only. Upgrades are possible. Qubes-Whonix 14 downloadable TemplateVMs will be released later.

Whonix VirtualBox Release Candidate – Testers Wanted!

Download links can be found here: Testers Wanted! Release Notes:

to use or to not use One-Liners – this is the question

Writing post and earlier made me wonder… Is it better to write One-Liners or separate lines? In absence of a really well designed solution with respect to usability, in my experience, users often love in order to archive their

Whonix VirtualBox – Testers Wanted!

RAM was increased from 768 MB RAM to 1024 MB RAM for Whonix-Workstation. For now it is temporary, but it may also be permanently depending on near time developments. Discussion ongoing. Please contribute if you can share ideas or code

Might terminal emulators such as konsole or xterm have remotely exploitable security bugs?

One might assume terminal emulators such as konsole or xterm are simple programs not to be exploited, but well, let’s rethink. Showing output from untrusted remote sources (sdwdate time provider server replies; replies by Tor) might exploit bugs in terminal-emulators

Hiring: Linux Distribution Developers!

Whonix has found a sponsor. Details will be announced later. We are hiring Linux Distribution Developers! – programming / scripting skills – Any or multiple of the following languages: linux shell scripting, python, C, C++, perhaps others – git Bonus,

Overview of Libre Software related Mobile Projects

Rough overview. Some notes. Please contribute to the overview. See:

RAM Encryption?

There is PrivateCore vCage. Couldn’t find much information at their website. Seems like a commercial product. Would wonder about the prices out of curiosity. Are there any other competition products? Or even Libre Software / Open Source ones? The closest

Tor Stable Upgrade – Testers Wanted!

Updated Tor was uploaded to Whonix stable-proposed-updates as well as to testers repository. Instructions for changing Whonix repository: Then just do a update: