Tag Archives: Tor
Tor developers released version 8.0.2 of the browser on October 2, 2018. Firefox is updated to 60.2.1esr and two bugs (Backport fix for Mozilla bug) are fixed.
A few days ago, in my German article Tor Browser 8.0 erschienen, I introduced the new version of the Tor browser. If you’re still using older versions of Tor 7.x, you should switch as soon as possible..
[German]The Tor network released the new version 7.5.1 of the Tor browser for Windows, Linux and macOS last Tuesday, March 13, 2018. And just a few hours ago, on March 17, they added version 7.5.2.
Mozilla has issued a security update for Firefox browser – and also the Tor anonymity project has issued a security update for it’s Firefox browser. This update closes a zero-day-vulnerability under Windows.
A publicly released exploit (zero-day exploit) works against many Firefox browser versions – and put Tor users (and possibly other Firefox users) at risk. Officials at Tor has confirmed the vulnerability, no Firefox patch is available yet.