Commit 6990f0da authored by Tails developers's avatar Tails developers
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Tails browser -> Tor browser (#6574)

parent bb1b547b
......@@ -99,7 +99,7 @@ Web browser
<a id="javascript"></a>
Why is JavaScript enabled by default in the Tails browser?
Why is JavaScript enabled by default in the Tor browser?
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Many websites today require JavaScript to work correctly. As a consequence
......@@ -176,7 +176,7 @@ We have considered including open-source alternative software to Adobe
Flash, such as [Gnash](http://www.gnu.org/software/gnash/), but it is
not the case yet, see [[!tails_ticket 5363]].
But you can already watch HTML5 videos with the Tails browser.
But you can already watch HTML5 videos with the Tor browser.
<a id="anonymity_test"></a>
......@@ -207,7 +207,7 @@ Furthermore, we verify the result of those websites before each release, see our
<a id="java"></a>
Is Java installed in the Tails browser?
Is Java installed in the Tor browser?
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Tails does not include a Java plugin in its browser because it could break your anonymity.
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......@@ -54,7 +54,7 @@ Fingerprinting
Comparing to TBB 3.0b1:
* ip-check.info says TBB 3.0b1 has JavaScript version 1.8, while the
Tails browser 24.1 has version 1.5
Tor browser 24.1 has version 1.5
- It says 1.8 too for Tails 0.21 and TBB 2.3.25-14-dev, so that
looks like a regression.
- It says 1.5 too for iceweasel 24.1.0esr-1 and for Firefox 24.1,
......@@ -62,14 +62,14 @@ Comparing to TBB 3.0b1:
- No downgraded package in that ISO vs. 0.21.
* ip-check.info returns a line "Screen" with Tails 0.21, TBB 2.4.17~rc1, and TBB
3.0b1 running from inside Tails 0.22 but not with Tails browser 24.1:
3.0b1 running from inside Tails 0.22 but not with Tor browser 24.1:
`Screen: 1000 x 567 pixels (inner size), Zoom: 100%`.
* ip-check.info returns a slightly different "Browser Window" size, even if run
in the same context (freshly started browser in a virtual machine with the
same screen size). That's [[!tails_ticket 6377]] and [[!tor_bug
10095]], not much we can do about it yet.
- `Browser window: 1000 x 600` with Tails browser 24.1
- `Browser window: 1000 x 600` with Tor browser 24.1
- `Browser window: 1000 x 567` with Tails 0.21
- `Browser window: 1000 x 591` with TBB 3.0b1
- `Browser window: 1000 x 564` with TBB 2.4.17~rc1
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......@@ -991,7 +991,7 @@ extension that:
use of I2P|I2P]] for details;
- could help [[!tails_todo FTP_in_Iceweasel desc="fixing Iceweasel's FTP support"]].
Thanks to Torbutton, Iceweasel is configured so that Tails browser
Thanks to Torbutton, Iceweasel is configured so that Tor browser
fingerprint appears uniformly among Torbutton users. Tails enables
Torbutton's EN-US locale spoofing to avoid partitioning Tails
users into per-language anonymity sets.
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......@@ -5,9 +5,9 @@
1. Prepare environment
======================
* Clone the Tails browser [[Git
repository|contribute/git#other-repositories]] if you do not have it
handy yet.
* Clone the Tor browser
[[Git repository|contribute/git#other-repositories]] if you do not
have it handy yet.
* Add (and fetch from) a Git remote for the Debian iceweasel packaging
repository:
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......@@ -24,14 +24,14 @@ window size, list of available extensions, timezone, available fonts,
etc.
To make it difficult to distinguish Tails users from TBB users, **the
Tails browser tries to provide the same information as the TBB** in
Tor browser tries to provide the same information as the TBB** in
order to have similar fingerprints.
See the [[fingerprint section of know issues
page|support/known_issues#fingerprint]] for a list of known differences
between the fingerprints of the Tails browser and the TBB.
between the fingerprints of the Tor browser and the TBB.
Apart from that, **some of the extensions included in Tails browser are
Apart from that, **some of the extensions included in Tor browser are
different** than the ones included in the TBB. More sophisticated
attacks can use those differences to distinguish Tails user from TBB
users.
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......@@ -30,7 +30,7 @@ For example, here is how the browser looks like when we try to log in an email
account at [lavabit.com](http://lavabit.com/), using their [webmail
interface](https://lavabit.com/apps/webmail/src/login.php):
[[!img doc/anonymous_internet/Tor_Browser/lavabit.png link=no alt="Tails browser"]]
[[!img doc/anonymous_internet/Tor_Browser/lavabit.png link=no alt="Tor browser"]]
Notice the small area on the left of the address bar saying "lavabit.com" on a
blue background and the address beginning with "https://" (instead of
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......@@ -182,7 +182,7 @@ Fingerprint
<!-- If this section is empty adjust the [[fingerprint documentation|doc/about/fingerprint]]. -->
<!-- The fingerprints of the Tails browser and the TBB are different: -->
<!-- The fingerprints of the Tor browser and the TBB are different: -->
* Browser window resizing is in not reliable: [[!tails_ticket 6377]]
and [[!tor_bug 10095]].
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