New Release: Tor Browser 8.5.2
This release fixes a critical security update in Firefox. In addition, we update NoScript to 10.6.3, fixing a few issues.
Users of the
safest security levels were not affected by this security issue.
Note: As part of our team is currently traveling to an event, we are unable to access our Android signing token, therefore the Android release is not yet available. We expect to be able to publish the Android release this weekend. In the meantime, Android users should use the
safest security levels. The security level on Android can be changed by going in the menu on the right of the URL bar and selecting
The full changelog since Tor Browser 8.5.1 is:
Does not launch on macOS Catalina 10.15b2. Followed Security and Privacy steps to allow the app to launch, still no joy.
- “updater” can’t be opened because it is from an unidentified developer.</p>
- <p>Your security preferences allow installation of only apps from the App Store and identified developers.</p>
To get Tor to launch on macOS Catalina 10.15b2 run the following command to restore the "anywhere" Security and Privacy option.
sudo spctl --master-disable
The option will not persist.