[Whonix-devel] Mixed kloak anti keystroke / mice deanonymization tool package or better two separate packages?

Patrick Schleizer patrick-mailinglists at whonix.org
Sat Jan 7 02:35:00 CET 2017

Paul Wise:
> On Sat, Jan 7, 2017 at 2:50 AM, Patrick Schleizer wrote:
>> kloak is an anti keystroke deanonymization tool. [1] A major enhancement
>> for the privacy software ecosystem. It's new and currently called a
>> prototype. We're currently discussing it [2] with upstream, Debian
>> packaging it [3] [4].
> Interesting project.
>> I am currently wondering if I should suggest to upstream to create two
>> separate packages for anti keyboard and anti mice deanonymization or if
>> a shared package with both tools would be better?
> One would be better, with the option to turn off mice/keyboard as needed.
> Adding joystick/touchscreen/etc anonymisation might be interesting too.


I guess two binaries are fine. (One per keyboard, another one for mice.)
As well as two systemd unit files.

Would 'sudo systemctl mask kloak' be a good enough an option to
selectively disable that component etc.?

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