cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Highlighted
Silver VIP

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.

 

Full Article

 


 


http://community.webroot.com/html/assets/SigSVIP.png  beta_tester_transparent.png

Luminary Signature.png


2016-07-18_12-11-32.png  Microsoft® Windows Insider MVP - Windows Security

4 REPLIES
Community Leader

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.

Community Leader


Retired Webrooter
Retired Webrooter

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/

Community Leader

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/


 

sig



Experience Shared is Knowledge Shared, Share Yours! I'm a volunteer – my reward is your SMILE!Smiley Very Happy


Helpful Webroot Links:


                         Submit Trouble Ticket • User Guides • BrightCloud URL lookup • Account Console 

Download (PC) • Download (Best Buy/Geek Squad Subscription) • Download (Walmart and Target) • Download (MSN Subscription) 


                                         Register and Introduce yourself to The Community!

Community Leader

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)

 

Community Leader