New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a3

by sysrqb | November 13, 2020

Tor Browser 10.5a3 for Desktop platforms 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.

Tor Browser 10.5a3 updates NoScript to 11.1.5 and libevent to 2.1.12. This release includes important security updates to Firefox.

Note: Tor Browser 10.5 does not support CentOS 6.

The full changelog since Tor Browser 10.5a2 is:

  • All Platforms
    • Update NoScript to 11.1.5
    • Bug 40022: EOY November Update - Matching
    • Bug 40064: Bump libevent to 2.1.12
    • Translations update
  • Windows + OS X + Linux
    • Bug 27002: (Mozilla 1673237) Always allow SVGs on about: pages
    • Bug 40021: Keep page shown after Tor Browser update purple
    • Bug 40137: Migrate https-everywhere storage to idb
    • Bug 40219: Backport fix for Mozilla's bug 1675905
  • Android
    • Pick up fix for Mozilla's bug 1675905 (with GeckoView 82.0.3)
    • Bug 40106: EOY November Update - Matching
  • Build System
    • All Platforms
    • Windows + OS X + Linux
      • Bug 40133: Bump Rust version for ESR 78 to 1.43.0


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November 14, 2020


> Bug 40137: Migrate https-everywhere storage to idb
I didn't see anything about migration in the logs after the update...

November 14, 2020


I want to help the development of Tor Browser but I don't know whether I should test alpha versions or not. Will the browser's fingerprint be different?