Commit 3b46d524 authored by Tails developers's avatar Tails developers

moving the warning to Vidalia's page and putting a joined warning for Tor...

moving the warning to Vidalia's page and putting a joined warning for Tor Browser and Vidalia "new identity" features (#7470)
parent 4447a13e
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**The solution to both threats is to shutdown and restart Tails** every time
you're using a new identity, if you really want to isolate them better.
Vidalia's "New Identity" button forces Tor to use new circuits but only for new
connections: existing connections might stay open. Plus, apart from the Tor
circuits, other kind of information can reveal your past activities, for example
the cookies stored by your browser. So this feature of Vidalia is not a
solution to really separate contextual identities. Shutdown and restart Tails
instead.
Tor Browser's "New Identity" feature only works for the browser, other
connections stay open. It removes some cookies but not always all.
Shutdown and restart Tails instead.
[[As explained on Vidalia's documentation page|anonymous_internet/vidalia]]
and on
[[Tor Browser's documentation page|anonymous_internet/Tor_Browser]],
neither "New identity" feature is not a solution to really separate
different contextual identities. <strong>Shutdown and restart Tails
instead.</strong>
Tails doesn't make your crappy passwords stronger
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The <span class="guilabel">New Identity</span> feature
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<div class="caution">
[[As explained on our warning page|about/warning#identities]], this feature of
<span class="application">Vidalia</span> is not a solution to really separate different contextual identities.
<strong>Shutdown and restart Tails instead.</strong>
</div>
Vidalia's <span class="guilabel">New Identity</span> button forces Tor
to use new circuits but only for new connections: existing connections
might stay open. Plus, apart from the Tor circuits, other kinds of
information can reveal your past activities, for example the cookies
stored by your browser. So this feature of Vidalia is not a solution
to really separate contextual identities. Shutdown and restart Tails
instead.
Additional Tor configuration
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