|Title||Tor Browser 7.0.3 is Released (Major Security Bugfix Release for Linux Users Only)|
|Date||Tuesday August 01 2017, @08:52AM|
|from the click-our-summary's-specially-crafted-URLs dept.|
"This release features an important security update to Tor Browser for Linux users. On Linux systems with GVfs/GIO support Firefox allows to bypass proxy settings as it ships a whitelist of supported protocols. Once an affected user navigates to a specially crafted URL the operating system may directly connect to the remote host, bypassing Tor Browser. Tails and Whonix users, and users of our sandboxed Tor Browser are unaffected, though."
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