2018 Security and Privacy Canary

Backdoors During 2018, Stoutner received 0 requests from governments or organizations to insert backdoors into Privacy Browser. During 2018, Stoutner inserted 0 backdoors into Privacy Browser. Privacy During 2018, Stoutner received 0 requests from governments or organizations to weaken the privacy of Privacy Browser. During 2018, Stoutner has made 0 changes to weaken the privacy […]

GeckoView

From time to time I receive suggestions from people that I change Privacy Browser to use Mozilla’s GeckoView instead of Android’s WebView to render pages. Instead of responding to each of these communications individually, I thought it helpful to write a general post covering this subject and explaining why I am not now considering doing […]

New Default Homepage and Search Engine

With the release of Privacy Browser 2.12, the default homepage and search engine has been switched to Searx.me. This only applies to new installs of Privacy Browser. Existing users who upgrade will keep whatever their current settings are until they manually change them. The default Tor homepage and search engine has been changed to http://ulrn6sryqaifefld.onion/, […]