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the worlds first anonymous general purpose operating system

S414m4n63r (2765269) writes | more than 2 years ago

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S414m4n63r (2765269) writes "Whonix (called TorBOX or aos in past) is an anonymous general purpose operating system based on Virtual Box, Debian GNU/Linux and Tor. By Whonix design, IP and DNS leaks are impossible. Not even malware with root rights can find out the user's real IP/location.

This is because Whonix consists of two (virtual) machines. One machine solely runs Tor and acts as a gateway, which we call Whonix-Gateway. The other machine, which we call Whonix-Workstation, is on a completely isolated network. Only connections through Tor are possible."

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Where have we heard this before ... (1)

A nonymous Coward (7548) | more than 2 years ago | (#41887507)

No bugs have ever been found which would enable a virtual machine user to break out, correct?

good question (1)

S414m4n63r (2765269) | more than 2 years ago | (#41887657)

as far as i can see it looks pretty solid but its only been out for a month or something like that, so i wouldn't do any thing illegal on it
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