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[tor-talk] Tor-ramdisk 20131216 released
I want to announce to the list that a new release of tor-ramdisk is out.
Tor-ramdisk is an i686, x86_64 or MIPS uClibc-based micro Linux
distribution whose only purpose is to host a Tor server in an
environment that maximizes security and privacy. Security is enhanced by
hardening the kernel and binaries, and privacy is enhanced by forcing
logging to be off at all levels so that even the Tor operator only has
access to minimal information. Finally, since everything runs in
ephemeral memory, no information survives a reboot, except for the Tor
configuration file and the private RSA key, which may be
exported/imported by FTP or SCP.
Only the i686 and x86_64 ports have been released so far. Tor was
updated to 0.2.4.19, libevent to 2.0.21, busybox to 1.21.1, and the
kernel to 3.12.4 plus Gentoo's hardened-patches-3.12.4-1.extras. uClibc
was kept at its latest release 0.9.33.2 with some backported patches.
Anthony G. Basile, Ph. D.
Chair of Information Technology
Buffalo, NY 14201
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