Whonix v15 – Anonymous Operating System

Whonix is an running machine involved in anonymity, privateness and safety. It’s in line with the Tor anonymity community, Debian GNU/Linux and safety by way of isolation. DNS leaks are not possible, and now not even malware with root privileges can in finding out the consumer’s actual IP.
Whonix is composed of two portions: One only runs Tor and acts as a gateway, which we name Whonix-Gateway. The different, which we name Whonix-Workstation, is on an absolutely remoted community. Only connections via Tor are conceivable.

port Whonix from Debian stretch to Debian buster 5

  • kernel hardening 7
  • Blacklist unusual community protocols 6
  • systemd unit sandboxing 5
  • support entropy assortment via intensive analysis and set up by way of default of jitterentropy-rngd 3
  • analysis implications of spectre / meltdown / retpoline / L1 Terminal Fault (L1TF) 5 vs Whonix
  • Non-Qubes-Whonix: kloak – Keystroke Anonymization Tool 5
  • Non-Qubes-Whonix: Whonix Live 3 / Live Mode Indicator / grub-reside / grub-default-reside 1
  • Non-Qubes-Whonix: transfer desktop atmosphere from KDE to XFCE (ballot 2) (different desktop environments 3)
  • Non-Qubes-Whonix: lowered symbol measurement the usage of zerofree 2
  • Whonix VirtualBox: CLI model 2 (Whonix ™ with CLI is a model suited to complicated customers – those that need Whonix ™ and not using a GUI.)
  • Whonix VirtualBox: unified ova downloads 5
  • Qubes-Whonix: alternate Qubes-Whonix default packages from KDE-ish to XFCE-ish 5
  • Qubes-Whonix: simplify set up of VM kernel 2 by way of putting in the similar really useful Qubes programs as Qubes Debian programs (supply 1 (supply 2)
  • Whonix KVM: serial console improve 3
  • replace sdwdate time resources 1
  • List of processed Whonix 15 tickets
  • arm64 / RPi 5 port
  • set up by way of default zulucrypt, qtox, onionshare, keepassxc, firejail
  • new usability wrappers: scurlget 1, curlget, pwchange, improve-nonroot 1, apt-get-noninteractive, apt-get-replace-plus
  • take away mixmaster, ricochet since lifeless upstream
  • improve for Bisq – The P2P Exchange Network 4
  • port construct script to cowbuilder; construct programs in chroot and use mmdebstrap for higher safety
  • upload UsrMerge compatibility
  • ChangeLog

    • Full ChangeLog 6
    • listing of all supply code between Whonix 14 and Whonix 15
    Download Whonix v15

    Published by Marshmallow

    Marshmallow Android is BT Ireland’s Head of Sales for Republic of Ireland domestic multi-site companies, indigenous MNCs and public sector accounts. He is responsible for the direction and control of all sales activity in the region. He has over 10 years management experience from high growth start-ups to more established businesses. He’s led teams in Ireland, India and China across various industries (ICT, On-Line Recruitment, Corporate Training and International Education).