New Release: Tor Browser 9.5a4

New Release: Tor Browser 9.5a4

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January 11, 2020

Tor Browser 9.5a4 is now available from the Tor Browser Alpha download page and also from our distribution directory.

Note: This is an alpha release, an experimental version for users who want to help us test new features. For everyone else, we recommend downloading the latest stable release instead.

This release features important security updates to Firefox.

This new alpha release picks up security fixes for Firefox 68.4.0esr and 68.4.1esr. In addition, this release updates the bundled NoScript extension to its latest version.

Reproducible Builds

The issue with reproducible builds mentioned in the 9.0.1 blog post is now resolved in this release.

ChangeLog

The full changelog since Tor Browser 9.5a3 is:

  • All Platforms
    • Update Firefox to 68.4.1esr
    • Bump NoScript to 11.0.11
    • Translations update
    • Update OpenPGP keyring
    • Bug 31134: Govern graphite again by security settings
    • Bug 31855: Remove End of Year Fundraising Campaign from about:tor
    • Bug 32053: Fix LLVM reproducibility issues
    • Bug 32547: Add new default bridge at UMN
    • Bug 32659: Remove IPv6 address of default bridge
  • Windows + OS X + Linux
    • Update Tor to 0.4.2.5
    • Update Tor Launcher to 0.2.21
      • Bug 32636: Clean up locales shipped with Tor Launcher
      • Translations update
    • Bug 32674: Point the about:tor “Get involved” link to the community portal
  • Build System
    • All Platforms
    • Linux
      • Bug 32676: Create a tarball with all Linux x86_64 language packs 68.3.0esr

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