Building Whonix from source code is safe again (APT vulnerability DSA 4371-1)

This news is primarily to inform developers and everyone who builds Whonix from source code. If that doesn’t mean anything to you, this news can be safely ignored.

  • Building Non-Qubes-Whonix from source code is safe again as per git tag
  • Qubes-Whonix fixed this independently.

This is only about builds of Whonix. Resulting images are untested at the time of writing. Users should wait for testers-only or stable release.

[FIXED] Building Whonix from source code is NOT safe at the moment due to APT vulnerability DSA 4371-1


The tag is suffixed -developers-only for a reason.

Development discussion:
Apt RCE announced. New Whonix images needed. Whonix build NOT safe at the moment.

New downloadable Whonix images will be produced soon.

git tag:
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