This release fixes many security vulnerabilities. You should upgrade as soon as possible.

Changes and upgrades

  • Remove LibreOffice Math

    You can install LibreOffice Math again using the Additional Software feature.

  • Remove our predefined bookmarks in Tor Browser.

  • Remove the predefined I2P and IRC accounts in Pidgin.

  • Update Tor Browser to 8.5.5.

  • Update Linux to 4.19.37-5+deb10u2, which fixes the SWAPGS variant of the Spectre vulnerability.

  • Update most firmware packages. This should improve the support for newer hardware (graphics, Wi-Fi, etc.).

Behobene Probleme

  • Fix opening the persistent storage of another Tails USB stick from the Files browser. (#16789)

  • Fix the translation of Additional Software. (#16601)

  • Remove the security level indicator in the Unsafe Browser. (#16735)

Lesen Sie für mehr Details unser Änderungsprotokoll.

Bekannte Probleme

Für diese Version sind keine bekannt.

Lesen Sie sich die Liste der längerfristig bekannten Probleme durch.

Get Tails 3.16

To upgrade your Tails USB stick and keep your persistent storage

  • Automatic upgrades are available from 3.14, 3.14.1, 3.14.2, and 3.15 to 3.16.

  • If you cannot do an automatic upgrade or if Tails fails to start after an automatic upgrade, please try to do a manual upgrade.

To install Tails on a new USB stick

Follow our installation instructions:

All the data on this USB stick will be lost.

To download only

If you don't need installation or upgrade instructions, you can directly download Tails 3.16:

Was kommt als Nächstes?

Tails 4.0 is scheduled for October 22.

Werfen Sie einen Blick auf die Roadmap, um zu sehen, was wir als Nächstes vorhaben.

We need your help and there are many ways to contribute to Tails (donating is only one of them). Come talk to us!