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Changelog version (2015-04-05)

  • because of user protest Abiword/Gnumeric was removed and LibreOffice was re-added
  • administration privileges are disabled, if no password was set on startup (thanks to I.)

Changelog version (2015-04-05)

  • Update Firefox to version 37.0.1 (bugfix release of Mozilla)
  • Fixed Icedove add-on compatibilty check

Changelog version 0.9.76 (2015-04-03)

  • security update for JonDoFox and TorBrowserBundle
  • upgrade OpenSSH to version 6.6.1for stronger crypto
  • upgrade GnuPG2 to version 2.0.25
  • upgrade WiFi driver for improved hardware compatibility
  • added a script to reset MAC adresse, in case of trouble with faked MAC addresses run "sudo /usr/sbin/macrestore" before you connect to a network
  • added GnuTLS (latest source) with utlilities like danetool
  • Pidgin uses GnuTLS and not NSS3 for TLS encryption because of stronger crypto
  • Electrum can be used for an offline wallet
  • POND can be used with TorBrowserBundle too, not only with Tor (Vidalia)
  • Icedove uses GnuPG2 and OpenPGP is enabeld for new accounts by default (does not affect backups)
  • added Iceowl extension for Icedove to manage events and tasks
  • fixed some problems with GnuPG smartcards
  • replaced LibreOffice with Abiword+Gnumeric ersetzt to reduce size of DVD
  • removed Bluefish, Bleachbit and Yumi to reduce size of DVD
  • some small GUI improvements

Changelog version 0.9.75 (2015-03-24)

  • important security update for JonDoFox and TorBrowserBundle
  • updates for Electrum, zuluCrypt, OpenSSL....
  • added POND (GUI version)
  • added pgpfinger to fetch OpenPGP keys from DNS (supports OPENPGPKEY)
  • small update for gpgApplet
  • update for Electrum Tor Hidden Services
  • small bugfix for pre-configured Pidgin accounts

Changelog version 0.9.72 (2015-02-14)

  • security updates for Jitsi, Wuala, ntpdate dbus....
  • removed the beep on boot
  • added catfish file search
  • added TAIL gpgApplet for PGP encryption of clipboard

Changelog version (2015-01-31)

  • update for libsodium and Veracrypt
  • removed Figaroes password manager, because it is not useful for live-dvd, use KeepassX

Changelog version (2015-01-30)

  • update Tor hidden services for Electrum

Changelog version 0.9.71 (2015-01-30)

  • update add-on for JonDoFox and added CanvasBlocker
  • blacklist Firewire kernel modules for security reasons
  • disabled XFCE power management for monitor because of problems in some cases
  • update OpenJDK-JRE

Changelog version 0.9.70 (2015-01-22)

  • replaces Firefox 34 by selfcompiles Firefox 31.4.0
  • software updates for TorBrowserBundle, Tor, OpenJDK, OpenSSL, OpenSSH...
  • added logical volume manager lvm2
  • remoeved POND because of installation problems

Changelog version 0.9.68 (2014-12-15)

  • Replaced Firefox by self compiled, hardened Firefox 34.0.5
  • Update Pidgin, hardened Pidgin and disables SSLv3 and RC4 cipher for TLS connections
  • Security Updates for TorBrowserBundle, Tor, Icedove, OpenJDK, libgcrypt....

Changelog version 0.9.67 (2014-11-04)

  • Updates for Icedove, Tor, TorBrowserBundle, wget, zuluCrypt
  • Added Veracrypt (a sucessor for Truecrypt)

Changelog version 0.9.66 (2014-10-23)

  • Important security update for Pidgin (version 2.10.10)
  • Added support for Tox protocol to Pidgin (serverless, secure instant messaging, alpha!)
  • Update TorBirdy add-on for Icedove with some modifications:
    • using HKPS keyserver with proxy "JonDo" and without proxy (SSL encrypted)
    • using SOCKS5 proxy for keyserver connections with Tor, because no HTTP proxy is running
    • using Tor (Vidalia) and not TorBrowserBundle for proxy "Tor"
  • small updates for add-ons of JonDoFox and TorBrowser
  • added OpenPGP key, because future downloads for live-dvd will be signed with this key

Changelog version 0.9.65 (2014-10-17)

  • updates for JonDoFox, TorBrowserBundle, bash, OpenSSL
  • bugfix for MAT, MAT-GUI is back in program menu
  • installed libsodium and dnscrypt-proxy, but it is not running be default

Changelog version 0.9.64 (2014-09-30)

  • replaced accepted certificate for
  • replaced XFCE mixer by Pulseaudio mixer
  • disabled Xv in parole by default for compatibilty with old hardware

(This update is not security relevant)

Changelog version 0.9.63 (2014-09-27)

  • Important security updates for TorBrowser, Icedove and Bash again

Changelog version 0.9.62 (2014-09-25)

  • Important security update for Firefox, Tor, Icedove, Bash, apt

Changelog version 0.9.61 (2014-09-17)

  • Replaced JonDoBrowser by Firefox+JonDoFox
  • software updates for TorBrowserBundle, Tor, GnuPG...
  • improved support for OpenPGP smartcards
  • added bootlogd

Changelog version 0.9.60 (2014-08-16)

  • Security updates for TorBrowserBundle, Tor, OpenSSL, OpenJDK, Linux kernel
  • Updates for NoScript and Downloadhelper in JonDoBrowser

Changelog version 0.9.59 (2014-07-27)

  • software updates for JonDoBrowser, TorBrowserBundle, OpenJDK, OpenSSL...

Changelog version 0.9.58 (2014-06-27)

  • Added VirtualBox x11 guest utilities
  • Software updates for Icedove, GnuPG, OpenSSL, iodine, LibTiff, SCDaemon
  • Update browser add-ons
  • Deaktivate weak SSL cipher (RC4, 3DES) in Icedove to avoid TLS downgrade attacks

Changelog version 0.9.57 (2014-06-13)

  • software updates für JonDoBrowser, TorBrowser, zuluCrypt, OpenSSL, GnuTLS, Tor, Strongswan, libavcodecs, Linux Kernel

Changelog version (2014-05-11)

  • The MAC addresses of all network interfaces are faked at boot time, not only eth0 and wlan0.
  • Bugfix for start script of Filezilla.

Changelog version 0.9.56 (2014-05-03)

Updates for 50 software packages: JonDoBrowser, TorBrowser, base-files curl dpkg enigmail gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad icedove icedove-l10n-de icedove-l10n-es-es icedove-l10n-fr icedove-l10n-it icedove-l10n-pl icedove-l10n-ru icedove-l10n-sv-se imagemagick imagemagick-common libcurl3 libcurl3-gnutls libgstreamer-plugins-bad0.10-0 libjbig0 liblcms2-2 libmagick++5 libmagickcore5 libmagickwand5 libmms0 libopenjpeg2 libsmbclient libsnmp-base libsnmp15 libsoup-gnome2.4-1 libsoup2.4-1 libssl1.0.0 libstrongswan libwbclient0 libxml2 libxml2-utils linux-image-3.2.0-4-486 linux-libc-dev openjdk-6-jre openjdk-6-jre-headless openjdk-6-jre-lib openssl python-libxml2 strongswan strongswan-ikev1 strongswan-ikev2 strongswan-nm strongswan-starter virtualbox-guest-utils

Changelog version (2014-04-09)

  • Update for TorBrowserBundle

Changelog version 0.9.55 (2014-04-09)

  • security update for libssl1.0.0 openssh-client openssl
  • update add-ons of JonDoBrowser
  • added pcscd to use OpenPGP smartcards
  • removed clipboard applet completely

Changelog version 0.9.54 (2014-03-28)

  • added cli (command line interface), it was not possible to install GUI of POND for Debian wheezy.
  • disabled the clipboard applet, because the content will is not deleted after copy of passwords from KeePassX automatically.
  • proxy-switch menu in JonDoBrowser without proxy disabled, because it was enabled unintentionally in version 0.9.53.

Changelog version 0.9.53 (2014-03-21)

  • Softare updates for JonDoBrowser, TorBrowser, Electrum, zuluCrypt, cups, file, libgnutls26, libgnutlsxx27, libmagic1, libpython2.7, libwiretap2, libwsutil2, python2.7, python2.7-minimal, tzdata, tzdata-java, udisks, virtualbox-guest-utils, wireshark.
  • added DuckDuckGo's Tor hidden service to TorBrowser search engines
  • check if Tor was running if a Tor hidden server was selected for Electrum
  • added default proxy selection to Filezilla startup (only for DVD)
  • update bookmarks for email proider and temp email accounts in JonDoBrowser
  • small improvements in russian translation

Changelog version 0.9.52 (2014-03-03)

  • update add-ons for JonDoBrowser, all proxy exeption in JonDo mode are removed with this update
  • using hunspell dictionaries for spellcheck in JonDoBrowser
  • patches TorBrirdy to enforce "on_startup_login = false" und "on_biff_login = false" for new mail accounts in Icedove
  • bugfix for unsing OpenPGP keyservers in Tor mode with Icedove
  • removed all proxy exceptions in JonDo mode and Tor mode by TorBirdy patch
  • Electrum can use Tor hidden services, you may select it on startup
  • added Calyx Institut XMPP service to pre-defined accounts in Pidgin
  • removed dukgo XMPP from pre-defined accounts in Pidgin because of bad SSL encryption
  • removes not working IRC networks from pre-defined accounts in Pidgin
  • software updates for Jitsi, MAT, libgnutls-openssl27 libgnutls26 libgnutlsxx27 libmagic1, file

Changelog version 0.9.51 (2014-02-14)

  • software updates (JonDoBrowser 0.13, Pidgin 2.10.19, TorBrowser, MAT 0.5.1, zuluCrypt....)
  • menu starter for mat-gui disabled, because mat-gui doesn't work, use rigth-click in file manager to remove metadata in files
  • Wireshark prepared for non-root usage, tutorial will be online soon as possible
  • user agent for JonDoBrowser without proxy is "Firefox (Win32)"
  • added IP addresses and hostnames of JonDonym infoservice to /etc/hosts to avoid DNS queries

Changelog version (2014-01-31)

  • security update for Pidgin
  • added signatur key for TBB to OpenPGP keyring, you may download the latest TBB by self if the live-cd was oout of date and verify the download.

Changelog version (2014-01-30)

  • Update TorBrowserBundle
  • Update known TLS certificates for Pidgin
  • Added two XMPP dummy accounts for Pidgin

Changelog version (2014-01-21)

  • enabled auto-hide for desktop taskbar
  • update browser add-ons

Changelog version (2014-01-13)

  • remove Truecrypt, you can create and manage Trucrypt volumes with zuluCrypt
  • added SILC support to Pidgin
  • update MAT to version 0.4.2
  • remove TCP timestamps as recommeded by J. Appelbaum for live-cds with Tor
  • update browser add-ons

Changelog version (2014-01-05)

  • update add-ons for TorBrowser and JonDoBrowser
  • improved encryption for persistent storage and encrypted USB devices (paramters for LUKSformat: -c aes-xts-plain64 -s 256 -h sha512)

Changelog version 0.9.50 (2014-01-01)

  • software updates (TorBrowser, Tor, Electrum)
  • small improvements for Icedove configuration
  • JonDoBrowser without proxy uses TorBrowser User-Agent fake
  • set DNS server for proxychains to because it uses DNSSEC

Changelog version 0.9.49 (2013-12-16)

  • Updates for JonDoBrowser, TorBrowser, Icedove...

Changelog version (2013-11-14)

  • Update to latest TorBrowser
  • bugfix for configuration Pidgin+Tor and JonDoBrowser

Changelog version (2013-11-14)

  • set mailnews.headers.showSender = true in Thunderbird

Changelog version 0.9.48 (2013-11-13)

  • software updates (JonDoBrowser, TorBrowser, TorBirdy, Electrum.... (updates for 52 packages)
  • added password set dialog for user account at startup
  • added gedit (only for live-dvd), because some use did not like teh editor mousepad

Changelog Version 0.9.47 (27.09.2013)

  • software updates (JonDoBrowser, TorBrowser, Icedove...)
  • changed the desktop beackrount to XFCE artwork
  • replaced PDF viewer Evince by ePDFview because ePDFview doesn't require GNOME libs
  • added actions to the file context menu of Thunnar to convert PDF and office documente to plain text
  • bugfix for opening PDFs in Thunnar by click

Changelog version 0.9.46 (2013-09-02)

  • update JonDo to version 0.19.001
  • update JonDoBrowser add-ons and added PDF.js
  • added a more secure configuration for GnuPG
  • added starter for virtual keyborad on desktop and applications menu
  • added Digital invisible Ink Toolkit to DVD (stegano tool)

Changelog version 0.9.45 (2013-08-15)

  • software updates (JonDoBrowser, Thunderbird, Electrum....)
  • added localisations for JonDoBrowser.
  • TorBrowser 0.3 alpha is used for anonymous surfing with Tor to make "New identity" working.
  • Did NOT update MAT, because version 0.4 is not working well in the environment of our live-cd ("mat-gui" did not start, "mat" did not support PDF files)
  • unsing TorBirdy for Thunderbird profile "default" too and set it to "no proxy" (transparent anonymisation)
  • removed MTA exim4, because it is not need for Mixmaster anymore.
  • removed I2P because it is not secure at the moment
  • added Tahoe-LAFS (encrypted and distributet open source cloud storage)

Changelog version 0.9.44 (2013-07-05)

  • software updates (JonDoBrowser 0.8, I2P 0.9.6 ....)
  • proxy switch in JonDobrowser disabled, choose an anonymisation service on browser startup
  • use TorBrowser for anonymous surfing with Tor
  • added zuluCrypt to DVD (GUI to manage dm-crypt encrypted container)
  • moved I2P to DVD only

Changelog version 0.9.43 (2013-05-23)

  • enable support for LUKS-encrypted persistent USB storage
  • added a wizard for preparing persisten USB storage media (see online-help at Create persistence device)
  • software updates (JonDoBrowser 0.7, Jitsi 2.2 ...)
  • re-added I2P router with suitable configuration for live systems
  • added Wuala cloud storage software
  • small improvements for multi-language support
  • small improvements for Thunar

Changelog version 0.9.42 (2013-04-22)

  • bugfix for Electrum Bitcoin client
  • small improvements for multi-language support

Changelog version 0.9.41 (2013-04-12)

  • first i18n version with English, German, French, Spain, Italy, Schwedish, Polish and Russian languages packs.
  • new tutorial for installation on USB sticks
  • update JonDoBrowser to version 0.6
  • update TorBirdy and other software
  • added Bitcoin client Electrum with configuration for anonymous usage
  • removed Linux kernel i686-pae
  • set hostname to host to match recommendations for anonymous live distributions

Changelog version 0.9.40 (2013-02-28)

  • software updates for JonDoBrowser (and Add-ons), Icedove, Pidgin, OpenSSL, Java, Tor, Vidalia and more
  • changes user agent for surfing with Tor to latest version of TorBrowserBundle ("Firefox 17.0")
  • deiable grouping of windowslist in desktop taskbar
  • changes in predefined account list for pidgin

Changelog version 0.9.39 (2013-01-31)

  • JonDoBrowser: update add-ons, added DuckDuckGo (Tor) to search engines, enabled Javascript for Certified Privnote and DuckDuckGo
  • update MAT to version 0.3.4
  • improved hardware support for printer
  • start local MTA exim4 only if requiered by Mixmaster

Changelog version 0.9.37 (2013-01-17)

  • update JonDoBrowser to version 0.4
  • security update for Icedove

Changelog version 0.9.36 (2013-01-09)

  • configuration bugfix for JonDoBrowser, update add-ons
  • security updates for GnuPG and CUPS
  • added configurations for Mixmaster+Tor

Changelog version 0.9.35 (2012-12-18)

  • Small configuration bugfix for JonDoBrowser+Tor. Polipo is used for HTTP+HTTPS proxy.

Changelog version 0.9.34 (2012-12-14)

  • added preconfigured PDF printer for CUPS
  • added ARandR, a GUI for multi monitor configuration
  • added TorChat (only DVD)
  • added Skype (only DVD)
  • added VirtualBox guest utilities
  • small bugfixes

Changelog version 0.9.33 (2012-12-05)

  • update to JonDoBrowser 0.3.1 (bugfix relaese Firefox 17.0.1)

Changelog version 0.9.32 (2012-11-23)

  • software updates (JonDoBrowser 0.3 and so on)
  • added GStreamer codec packages bad and ugly to play more media files with Parole
  • disable compositing for window manager and remove the dock Plank for more liquid GUI appearance
  • small bugfixes for desktop settings
  • remove I2P and GnuNet because the configuration is complex with changed MAC addresses
  • improved hardware support for printer

Changelog version (2012-11-02)

  • bugfix for JonDoBrowser symbol in the Plank dock
  • extensions.blocklist.enabled for Icedove disabled

Changelog version 0.9.31 (2012-10-31)

  • software updates for JonDoBrowser 0.2.2, Icedove, I2P, Tor....
  • added international fonts for Chinesisch, Thai, Dzongha, Indic and Arabic websites.
  • Java disabled and the storing of personal information in documents
  • JonDoBrowser: SSLv3 disabled, bookmarks fixed
  • NoScript: disable the check of WAN-IP in ABE protection.
  • removed the add-on for bidirection writing in Icedove, because it was not compatible with the new version
  • bugfixes for spellchecking in Icedove

Changelog version 0.9.30 (2012-10-23)

  • bugfix for printer configuration
  • replaced Thunderbird by Icedove 10esr to simplify updates for us.
  • added EncFS and Cryptkeeper (a GUI for encrypted filesystems)
  • added a sound recorder, Wireshark and GnuNet on the DVD version.

Changelog version 0.9.29 (2012-10-17)

  • Switched from Debian squeeze to Debian wheezy.
  • Added a DVD version with more software (, GIMP, BlueGriffon for website development, Calibre for eBooks).
  • Bugfixes and improvements for the XFCE desktop.
  • Improved hardware support for printer (HP, Epson, Lexmark, Minolta) and scanner.
  • Replaced Firefox+JonDoFox with JonDoBrowser v.0.2.
  • Replaced VLC-Player with Parole.
  • Removed Bluefish (CD version) and added BlueGriffon (DVD version)
  • Update for OTR encryption for Pidgin to version 4.0.
  • Update GnuPG configuration and connect OpenPGP keyserver only SSL encrypted.
  • Removed support for PPTP-VPNs, because it is not secure.
  • Added suppot for Iodine-VPNs (IP over DNS).
  • Using the default username user of Debian live and the default hostname.

Changelog version (2012-09-05)

  • bugfix for German dictionaries for Thunderbird and Firefox

Changelog version 0.9.28 (2012-08-31)

  • software updates to Firefox 15.0, Thunderbird 15.0 and security updates for OTR and SSL.
  • using TorBirdy for Thunderbird profil "anonym"
  • adapt the GUI-style of QT4 applications (VLC player, keexpass) to match the desktop settings.

Changelog version 0.9.27-2 (2012-08-14)

  • Disable memory wiping at shutdown because of problems reported by user we could not fix.

Changelog Version 0.9.27-1 (2012-08-09)

  • important bugfix for Tor configuration (Tor does not start in version 0.9.27 together with Vidalia)

Changelog version 0.9.27 (2012-08-08)

  • improved hardware compatibilty for newer laptops (WLAN, Wifi, Sound)
  • update Firefox (version 14.0.1), Thunderbird (version 14.0), Pidgin (version 2.10.6)
  • added Bleachbit and wiping the RAM after shutdown with Bleachbit to remove any traces on the computer
  • replaced the VoIP client Twinkle by Jitsi
  • removed the ebook reader Lucidor because it is not under development any more

Changelog version 0.9.26 (2012-07-12)

  • Security update for Java
  • Improved Thunderbird configuration (SSL/TLS security settings, disable tracking features in HTML emails)

Changelog version 0.9.25 (2012-06-27)

  • Security fix for Pidgin over Tor configuration

Changelog version 0.9.24 (2012-06-26)

  • Update JonDoFox profil to latest TorBrowser settings
  • Added Gnome Disk Utility

Changelog version 0.9.23 (2012-06-24)

  • Update Firefox and Thunderbird (version 13.0.1)
  • Added simple-scan (small and easy scan application) and scanner drivers

Changelog version 0.9.22 (2012-06-15)

  • improved configuration for mixmaster remailer
  • added Figaros password manager

Changelog version 0.9.21 (2012-06-07)

  • update Firefox and Thunderbird to version 13.0
  • update JonDoFox profil
  • added OpenPGP signatur keys of and C't
  • added bookmarks for some Tor hidden services in Firefox

Changelog version 0.9.20 (2012-05-30)

  • software updates for JonDo, NoScript, MAT

Changelog Version 0.9.19 (2012-05-21)

  • update Firefox add-ons
  • update Thunderbird configuration
  • update Pidgin-OTR because of a critical bug
  • using gpg-agent
  • update MAT

Changelog version 0.9.17 (2012-04-24)

  • update for Thunderbird, Pidgin and I2P
  • fusewebdav added
  • GStreamer "ugly" and "bad" plugins removed

Changelog version 0.9.16 (2012-04-24)

  • Update Firefox and Thunderbird to version 12.0
  • Update Pidgin to version 2.10.3
  • Update MAT to version 0.3.0
  • small Bugfixes

Changelog version 0.9.14 (2012-04-16)

  • added torsocks, tsocks and tor-geoipdb

Changelog version 0.9.13 (2012-04-15)

  • Bugfix for mixmaster configuration

Changelog version 0.9.12 (2012-04-07)

  • Update Thunderbird to version 11.0.1
  • added mixmaster with pre-conficuration
  • small bugfixes

Changelog version 0.9.11 (2012-03-15)

  • update Firefox and Thunderbird to version 11.0
  • added gFTP and Bluefish for website development
  • replace Adobe flash player with Gnash
  • small bugfixes

Changelog version 0.9.10 (2012-03-09)

  • Added Tor and I2P, adapt the JonDoFox configuration for I2P
  • Replace Ristretto by Shotwell, because Shotwell can import fotos from digital cameras

Changelog version 0.9.9 (2012-03-01)

  • Update JonDoFox profile
  • Added CUPS printing system with auto-configurtion for local printers
  • Added steghide (command line tool for steganography)
  • serveral bugfixes

Changelog version 0.9.8 (2012-02-17)

  • Update to Firefox 10.0.2 and Thunderbird 10.0.2

Changelog Version 0.9.7 (2012-02-11)

  • Update to Firefox 10.0.1
  • Added (A)DSL dial-in software and configuration wizzard pppoeconf
  • Preconfiguration of some international dial-in numbers of Telecomix project Dialup For Egypt
  • some small bugfixes

Changelog version 0.9.6 (2012-02-08)

  • added nonfree firmware for some WLAN chipsets

Changelog Version 0.9.5 (2012-02-05)

  • Updates to Firefox 10, Thunderbird 10, JonDoFox
  • Small bug fixes

Changelog version 0.9.4 (2012-01-10)

  • Installation of Metadata Anonymisation Toolkit for PDF, office documents and images.
  • remove for security reasons as recommended by VLC developer team

Changelog version 0.9.3 (2012-01-02)

  • fix an error for the Firefox add-on CookieMonster
  • VLC media player may be used anonymous and non-anonymous
  • prepare the default configuration of proxychains for JonDonym and did not use a user configuration for proxychains

Changelog version 0.9.2 (2012-01-02)

  • Update Frefox add-ons

Changelog version 0.9.1 (2011-12-23)

  • Update Firefox (9.0.1), Thunderbird (9.0), JonDoFox und Lucidor (
  • Added KeePassX, because it was requested by user.
  • Added Twinkle, a VoIP client with support for ZFONE encryption.
  • Change the keyboard layout setting.
  • A faster mirror for download is ready now.

Changelog version 0.9 (2011-12-13)

  • Change the hostname randomly at boot time by the script from Telecomic Crypto Munitions Bureau
  • Add the IRC server of Telecomix to the preconfigured server list in Pidgin
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