[tor-talk] Designing a secure "Tor box" for safe web browsing?

Maxim Kammerer mk at dee.su
Thu Mar 22 14:07:25 UTC 2012

On Thu, Mar 22, 2012 at 12:02, ra <r_a at lavabit.com> wrote:
>> Although not that strongly related, this discussion makes me think of
>> an idea that's been sleeping for a while in Tails' wishlist:
>> https://tails.boum.org/todo/Two-layered_virtualized_system/
> This is to some degree what I am implementing.

I implemented that approach once for the purpose of running unsafe
browser (https://github.com/mkdesu/liberte/commit/0f0646e), executing
an already-running image inside a nested QEMU. It's a nice exercise,
but too demanding on resources, and ultimately pointless (personal

> VirtualBox does not support exporting VMs to OVA including a ISO by now.

VMware does (didn't check whether it or VirtualBox supports reading that back):

<File ovf:href="someimage.iso" ovf:id="file1" ovf:size="216457216"/>


Maxim Kammerer
Liberté Linux (discussion / support: http://dee.su/liberte-contribute)

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