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Basic Security Guide Introduction

Basics[edit]

If users are unfamiliar with Whonix / Linux or have limited knowledge of computer security and anonymity topics, then it is recommended to first read these resources:


If users have the time available, it is recommended the read the Documentation broadly.

Motivation[edit]

This Motivation section may be skipped.

If you need motivation to secure your computer, refer to these articles:


If the reader is time-poor, then just review the relevant images:

Advanced Security Guide[edit]

After reading this chapter, users are recommended to refer to the Advanced Security Guide section for even more security advice.

Stay Tuned[edit]

It is recommended that users read the latest Whonix news to stay in touch with ongoing developments, such as notifications about important security vulnerabilities, improved Whonix releases, other software updates, and additional advice.


Random News:

Did you know that Whonix could provide protection against backdoors? See Verifiable Builds. Help is wanted and welcomed.


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