kloakis a privacy tool that makes keystroke biometrics less effective. This is accomplished by obfuscating the time intervals between key press and release events, which are typically used for identification. This project is experimental.
( Qubes-Whonix is unfortunately unsupported due to the following Qubes issues.
- [ https://github.com/QubesOS/qubes-issues/issues/1850 ]
kloak in Qubes Whonix (or in Qubes Debian templates)) would succeed but
kloak would be dysfunctional.
Instructions for Whonix users:
1) Enabling Whonix testers repository required.
2) update your package lists and install kloak
sudo apt-get-update-plus install kloak
To check proper installation:
sudo systemctl status kloak
How to test:
Upstream provides try it out instructions. Note, that
Train normal, i.e. training without
kloak is discouraged for anonymity reasons.
You can test that
kloakactually works by trying an online keystroke biometrics demo.
Instructions for Debian users:
In case you like to test
kloak outside of Whonix… Install the
kloak package as per: