Software Update: Tails 4.3

Tails stands for “The amnesic incognito live system” and is a live Linux distribution that focuses on privacy and anonymity. It uses Debian GNU/Linux as its base and adds a Gnome environment with Tor, Tor Browser, Pidgin, Thunderbird, Electrum, LibreOffice, GPG and KeePassXC. For more information, please refer to this page. The development team has released version 4.3 with the following improvements:

New features

  • We included the trezor package, which provides a command line tool to use a Trezor hardware wallet for cryptocurrencies.

Changes and updates

  • Update Tor Browser to 9.0.5.
  • Update Thunderbird to 68.4.1.
  • Update Linux to 5.4.13. This should improve the support for newer hardware (graphics, Wi-Fi, etc.).
  • Update Tor to 0.4.2.6.
  • Update the VirtualBox Guest Additions to 6.1.2.

Fixed problems

  • Fix the progress bar and prevent closing the window while an upgrade is being applied. (#16603)

For more details, read our changelog.

Version number 4.3
Release status Final
Operating systems Linux
Website tails
Download https://tails.boum.org/install/index.en.html
License type Conditions (GNU/BSD/etc.)
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