Category: Whonix archived blog posts

For historical purposes only.

Whonix 13.0.0.1.1 – Testers Wanted!

Qubes-Whonix: https://www.whonix.org/blog/qubes-whonix-13-0-0-0-7-testers-wanted Non-Qubes-Whonix: https://download.whonix.org/13.0.0.1.1/ You can also upgrade existing installations. For now by upgrading from Whonix’s testers repository. More info: https://www.whonix.org/wiki/Upgrading_Whonix_12_to_Whonix_13 Whonix 12 -> 13 changes: https://phabricator.whonix.org/maniphest/query/TfpGK0Sq8w1j/#R

Whonix FAQ was updated

https://www.whonix.org/wiki/FAQ

Whonix 12 released!

Whonix is an operating system focused on anonymity, privacy and security. It’s based on the Tor anonymity network, Debian GNU/Linux and security by isolation. DNS leaks are impossible, and not even malware with root privileges can find out the user’s

Tor Donation Campaign

The Tor Project is running its first donation campaign ever. I urge our dear users to support them. They are the guardians of the last free space on the web, working tirelessly and passionately to preserve people’s rights and even

Qubes-Whonix 12.0.0.3.2 RC – Testers Wanted!

Qubes-Whonix only! Either start with fresh templates. I.e. uninstall qubes-template-whonix-gw and qubes-template-whonix-ws. Then, to install, run in dom0: sudo qubes-dom0-update –enablerepo=qubes-dom0-unstable qubes-template-whonix-gw qubes-template-whonix-ws Or you can also upgrade from Whonix testers repository. Forum discussion: https://forums.whonix.org/t/whonix-12-0-0-3-2-rc-testers-wanted/

Whonix meeting at 32c3 – Dec 27th to 30th 2015 in Hamburg, Germany

General info on ccc congress… It’s an exhibition. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chaos_Communication_Congress (I didn’t read that page.) The only information available at time of writing: https://events.ccc.de/2015/09/14/32c3-call-for-participation-en/ The blog category: https://events.ccc.de/category/congress/32c3/ This was last year: https://events.ccc.de/congress/2014/wiki/Main_Page I plan on booking a ‘table’. At noisy

Qubes-Whonix 12 developers-only test images available

Qubes-Whonix only! To install, run in dom0: sudo qubes-dom0-update –enablerepo=qubes-dom0-unstable qubes-template-whonix-gw-testonly qubes-template-whonix-ws-testonly Build from https://github.com/Whonix/Whonix master branch, no tag Whonix packages don’t have properly named releases/tags either. Therefore, not supposed to be run by users. And not supposed to be

A Greek Tragedy

For years its been known that shortly after the 2004 Olympic games in Athens a wiretapping operation against the Greek parliament was busted. There was no public information on who was behind it. Thanks to a recently published article based

Whonix Anonymous Operating System Version 11 Released!

Whonix is an operating system focused on anonymity, privacy and security. It’s based on the Tor anonymity network, Debian GNU/Linux and security by isolation. DNS leaks are impossible, and not even malware with root privileges can find out the user’s

Security Advisory: Firefox exploit found in the wild

You are advices to set configure the following setting in Tor Browser in Whonix: Edit -> Preferences -> Applications ->Portable Document Format (PDF) -> Save File You are advices to update as soon as updates are available. This blog post

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