[tor-dev] Sandboxed Tor Browser should be officially developed

Matt Traudt pastly at torproject.org
Sat Jun 16 18:36:17 UTC 2018

On 06/16/2018 12:01 PM, juanjo wrote:
> I do not understand why Sandboxed Tor Browser is now deprecated when it
> should be the new thing in security features. It works well and stopped
> already some 0days in the past and today I see that not only is
> officially "*WARNING: Active development is on indefinite hiatus"*
> (https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/wiki/doc/TorBrowser/Sandbox/Linux),
> the last commit is from 3 months ago, but still it works well. And today
> I see that for the Firefox 60 ESR this support will be removed
> (https://gitweb.torproject.org/builders/tor-browser-build.git/commit/?id=dc355882e235178d0a1889a7d96c5721faad2716).
> Is there a hidden agenda to allow LEA/governments to exploit Tor Browser
> users easily?

Come on. Be reasonable.

> Because I don't think maintaining the sandboxed version is
> that much work and it is a great protection for many users.

Then put forward the time and effort to maintain it.


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