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Critical de-anonymization 0-days found in Tails

Posted on 22 July 2014.

 

Tails, the security-focused Debian-based Linux distribution favoured by Edward Snowden, journalists and privacy-minded users around the world, sports a number of critical vulnerabilities that can lead to the user's identity to be discovered by attackers.


The claim has been made by researchers with vulnerability and exploit research company Exodus Intelligence, who are scheduled to give a talk about it at the Black Hat hacking conference next month.

 

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Re: Critical de-anonymization 0-days found in Tails

I've noticed over a period of time Linux based systems are being focused by hackers more and more. Linux is being targeted aggressively.

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Re: Critical de-anonymization 0-days found in Tails

A new article with a video of the exploit in action.

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/07/23/exodus_intelligence_tails_video/

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Re: Critical de-anonymization 0-days found in Tails

thanks Nic!


nic wrote:

A new article with a video of the exploit in action.

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/07/23/exodus_intelligence_tails_video/


 

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Re: Critical de-anonymization 0-days found in Tails

The followins is a update on Tails

 

(Firm says vulnerability in Tails contained in I2P component)

 

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