Portable Operating System that Preserves Privacy and Anonymity

Tails

#Privacy

Sat, May 9th, 2015 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

If you have something to hide, you might want to use Tails. Loadable from a DVD, SD or USB stick, Tails is a full fledged operating system designed to preserve your privacy and anonymity.

* use the Internet anonymously and circumvent censorship;
* all connections to the Internet are forced to go through the Tor network;
* leave no trace on the computer you are using unless you ask it explicitly;
* use state-of-the-art cryptographic tools to encrypt your files, emails and instant messaging.

From The Hacker News website:

Tails operating system came to light when the global surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden said that he had used it in order to remain Anonymous and keep his communications hidden from the law enforcement authorities.

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