[tor-bugs] #9334 [TorBrowserButton]: Ship torbrowser with a tor-specifc firefox background theme ("Persona")

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Thu Jul 25 14:48:53 UTC 2013

#9334: Ship torbrowser with a tor-specifc firefox background theme ("Persona")
 Reporter:  cypherpunks       |          Owner:  mikeperry
     Type:  enhancement       |         Status:  new      
 Priority:  normal            |      Milestone:           
Component:  TorBrowserButton  |        Version:           
 Keywords:                    |         Parent:           
   Points:                    |   Actualpoints:           
 Firefox supports background themes (previously called "personas") that
 allow the user to personalize the appearance of the browser window (see

 It would be nice if TorBrowser shipped with a tor-specific background
 theme. This would help users who are running TorBrowser side-by-side with
 regular Firefox to visually distinguish between the two.

 As it stands, the visual similarity between Torbrowser and the interface
 of a regular Firefox installation means that there is a danger that users
 might compromise their anonymity/privacy by inadvertently using regular
 Firefox when they mean to use Torbrowser, and vice versa.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/9334>
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