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Tails - live USB/CD Linux distro aimed at privacy

Posted: Thu Mar 15, 2012 10:08 am
by freakazoid
I didn't add this topic to the submission stage because this site is mostly for Windows peeps, but I just came across Tails - a live USB/CD Linux distro that you can use to surf the internet privately and anonymously.
* use the Internet anonymously almost anywhere you go and on any computer: all connections to the Internet are forced to go through the Tor network;
* leave no trace on the computer you're using unless you ask it explicitly;
* use state-of-the-art cryptographic tools to encrypt your files, email and instant messaging.
More details about the software it bundles in the distro can be found here:
https://tails.boum.org/about/index.en.html

Re: Tails - live USB/CD Linux distro aimed at privacy

Posted: Thu Mar 15, 2012 10:19 am
by Midas
FYI, T(A)ILS is one of the many distros Your Universal Multiboot Installer (YUMI) can 'burn' to a multiboot USB drive...

http://www.pendrivelinux.com/yumi-multi ... b-creator/

Re: Tails - live USB/CD Linux distro aimed at privacy

Posted: Thu Mar 15, 2012 1:26 pm
by freakazoid
Good to know! Thanks for posting about that, Midas.