TOR Tor Browser 6.0a3 is released

Discussion in 'TOR | TAILS' started by survivalmonkey, Mar 8, 2016.

  1. survivalmonkey

    survivalmonkey Monkey+++

    A new alpha Tor Browser release is available for download in the 6.0a3 distribution directory and on the alpha download page.

    This release features important security updates to Firefox.

    This release bumps the versions of several of our components, e.g.: Firefox to 38.7.0esr, Tor to, OpenSSL to 1.0.1s, NoScript to and HTTPS-Everywhere to 5.1.4.

    Additionally, we fixed long-standing bugs in our Tor circuit display and window resizing code, and improved the usability of our font fingerprinting defense further.

    Here is the full changelog since 6.0a2:

    Tor Browser 6.0a3 -- March 8

    • All Platforms
      • Update Firefox to 38.7.0esr
      • Update Tor to
      • Update OpenSSL to 1.0.1s
      • Update NoScript to
      • Update HTTPS Everywhere to 5.1.4
      • Update Torbutton to
        • Bug 16990: Don't mishandle multiline commands
        • Bug 18144: about:tor update arrow position is wrong
        • Bug 16725: Allow resizing with non-default homepage
        • Bug 16917: Allow users to more easily set a non-tor SSH proxy
        • Translation updates
      • Bug 18030: Isolate favicon requests on Page Info dialog
      • Bug 18297: Use separate Noto JP,KR,SC,TC fonts
      • Bug 18170: Make sure the homepage is shown after an update as well
      • Bug 16728: Add test cases for favicon isolation
    • Windows
      • Bug 18292: Disable staged updates on Windows

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