Tor Browser 6.0.8 released

Tor Browser 6.0.8 is now available from the Tor Browser Project page and also from our distribution directory.

This release features important security updates to Firefox.

Besides updating Firefox to 45.6.0esr which is fixing important security bugs we ship the latest Tor stable version, 0.2.8.11. HTTPS-Everywhere is updated as well (to 5.2.8) and we make improvements to our default obfs4 bridges.

Here is the full changelog since 6.0.7:

  • All Platforms
    • Update Firefox to 45.6.0esr
    • Update Tor to 0.2.8.11
    • Update Torbutton to 1.9.5.13
    • Update HTTPS-Everywhere to 5.2.8
    • Bug 20809: Use non-/html search engine URL for DuckDuckGo search plugins
    • Bug 20837: Activate iat-mode for certain obfs4 bridges
    • Bug 20838: Uncomment NX01 default obfs4 bridge
    • Bug 20840: Rotate ports a third time for default obfs4 bridges
PETER

January 01, 2017

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TBB didn't work for me in the last days. no traffic a few moments
after start. i turned off OCSP cert vilidation.
now it works again.

PETER

January 23, 2017

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22-01-2017, 20:04:18.000 [WARN] Proxy Client: unable to connect to 83.212.101.3:443 ("general SOCKS server failure")
This port is not responding again.

PETER

January 24, 2017

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This doesn't seem to work on Windows 10 - I get a firefox.exe Application Error stating the application was unable to start correctly.

Stock and after-market AVs are disabled.