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Tor Browser 7.0.3 is released (major security bugfix release for Linux users only)

Accepted submission by Anonymous Coward at 2017-08-01 05:19:09

"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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