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Qubes/Create Gateway ProxyVMs

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Qubes-R3.2

Qubes VM Manager -> VM -> Create AppVM

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Qubes-R4.0

Qubes VM Manager -> Qube -> Create new qube

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Footnotes[edit]

    • Create Whonix-Gateway ProxyVM (Qubes-R3.2).
      • Name and label: Name your ProxyVM. Don't include any personal information (if the AppVM is compromised, the attacker could run qubesdb-read /name to reveal the VM name). Name the ProxyVM something generic, for example: sys-whonix.
      • Color: Choose a color label for the Whonix-Gateway ProxyVM.
      • Use this template: Choose the Whonix-Gateway TemplateVM. For example: whonix-gw-14.
      • Standalone: Leave the Standalone field unchecked, unless a persistent root filesystem is desired.
      • Type: Choose the type ProxyVM.
      • Allow networking: Choose the desired clearnet ServiceVM from the list. For example: sys-firewall
      • Press: OK.
    • Create Whonix-Gateway ProxyVM (Qubes-R4).
      • Name and label: Name your VM. Don't include any personal information (if the AppVM is compromised, the attacker could run qubesdb-read /name to reveal the VM name). Name the ProxyVM something generic, for example: sys-whonix.
      • Color: Choose a color label for the Whonix-Gateway ProxyVM.
      • Type: Choose the type AppVM.
      • Template: Choose Whonix-Gateway TemplateVM. For example: whonix-gw-14.
      • Networking: Choose desired clearnet ServiceVM from the list. For example: sys-firewall
      • Advanced: Place a check mark in the "provides network" box. This will allow the Whonix-Gatway ProxyVM to provide networking for other AppVMs.
      • Press: OK.