Software Update: Tails 4.4

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 4.4 with the following improvements:

Changes and upgrades

  • Update Tor Browser to 9.0.6.
  • Update Thunderbird to 68.5.0.
  • Update Linux to 5.4.19. This should improve the support for newer hardware (graphics, Wi-Fi, etc.).

Fixed problems

  • Tentatively fix Wi-Fi interfaces with Realtek RTL8822BE and RTL8822CE chipsets. (#17323). If you had a problem with Wi-Fi starting from Tails 4.1, please let us know whether your problem was fixed or not.

For more details, read our changelog.

Version number 4.4
Release status Final
Operating systems Linux
Website tails
License type Conditions (GNU/BSD/etc.)