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Re: [tor-talk] [tor-dev] Porting Tor Browser to the BSDs

On 2015-04-12 6:47 am, Andreas Krey wrote:
Whonix https://www.whonix.org is a very good solution available on all
BSDs today. For some reason it remains under-appreciated.

Tails also comes to mind.

One quick note on Whonix vs. Tails:

If malware roots your Tails, then it is game over for your anonymity, as your real IP and MAC are exposed.

With Whonix, the Tor process is further isolated out into a separate machine (virtual or physical), so that root-privileged malware or other misbehaving apps can't just circumvent the Tor connection and get access to your real IP or MAC address.

Put a strong condom on your Tor isolation.

Hat tip to mirimir for the mention of our high security Qubes + Whonix option too. ;)

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