This release is an emergency release to fix critical security vulnerabilities in Tor Browser and Thunderbird.

You should upgrade as soon as possible.


Upgrades and changes

  • Update Tor Browser to 8.0.2.

    This fixes 2 critical security vulnerabilities in JavaScript in Firefox.

  • Update Thunderbird to fix these same vulnerabilities.

Fixed problems

  • Fix the update of Additional Software. (#15978)

  • Fix opening VeraCrypt file containers using the Open With Unlock VeraCrypt Volumes of GNOME Files. (#15954)

  • Fix the display of the General tab in the preferences of Tor Browser. (#15917)

  • Fix displaying the help of GNOME Videos. (#15841)

  • Uninstall mutt. (#15904)

For more details, read our changelog.

Known issues

None specific to this release.

See the list of long-standing issues.

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What's coming up?

Tails 3.10 is scheduled for October 23.

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