Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Incognito - debian based Linux OS made with privacy in mind.
04-20-2011, 03:17 PM, (This post was last modified: 04-20-2011, 03:43 PM by Telecaster72.)
Incognito - debian based Linux OS made with privacy in mind.
I stumbled across this while browsing

I didnt try it myself yet but thought it might be interesting for the nerdier conspiracy buffs here (myself included) Wink

It is a Linux OS based on Debian meant to be booted from a USB-stick or a CD, which means that you don't have to wipe your existing OS off the computer, just put the USB stick in the slot, set bios to boot from usb first and off you go!
If you want to boot windows again, just shut down, remove USB-stick and start your computer again and you are back in your normal OS.
Details on how to make a bootable USB stick is on their webpage.
From the description:
"The (Amnesic) Incognito Live System is a Debian-based live CD/USB with the goal of providing complete Internet anonymity for the user. The product ships with several Internet applications, including web browser, IRC client, mail client and instant messenger, all pre-configured with security in mind and with all traffic anonymised. To achieve this, Incognito uses the Tor network to make Internet traffic very hard to trace."


Some other little older Linux OS made for privacy:
Ubuntu Privacy Remix:
Privatix Live-System:
"If you bring forth what is within you, what you bring forth will save you. If you do not bring forth what is within you, what you do not bring forth will destroy you."
- The Gospel of Thomas

I think I am, therefore I am, i think...
- George Carlin
05-11-2011, 05:56 PM,
RE: Incognito - debian based Linux OS made with privacy in mind.
This article might help you to decide what is the best linux distro for you

Possibly Related Threads...
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  Linux mexika 24 5,358 05-02-2014, 04:56 PM
Last Post: nofunclub
  linux ICS questions JFK 4 1,264 10-14-2013, 10:47 AM
Last Post: JFK
  Linux Mint: Shipped with "Prism" Firefox profile Doomsticks 6 1,834 07-26-2013, 04:41 AM
Last Post: Doomsticks
Video XBOX One Privacy - You Don't Have To Buy It drummer 1 544 06-05-2013, 05:24 AM
Last Post: RaFTertheONE
Video Linux Appreciation (rock-n-roll style) Doomsticks 0 502 12-14-2012, 09:57 PM
Last Post: Doomsticks
  Linux users targeted by password-stealing 'Wirenet' Trojan Easy Skanking 1 852 09-02-2012, 09:22 AM
Last Post: h3rm35
  Oracle verdict double plus good for Linux movement h3rm35 0 708 06-06-2012, 12:55 AM
Last Post: h3rm35
  Linux talent shortage drives up salaries h3rm35 0 744 02-17-2012, 10:24 PM
Last Post: h3rm35
  Tails 0.10 released, a Linux live OS for privacy Telecaster72 0 1,034 01-13-2012, 12:48 AM
Last Post: Telecaster72
  Windows CE-based ATM's can easily be made to dole out $, security researcher says h3rm35 2 1,933 09-08-2010, 05:09 AM
Last Post: icosaface

Forum Jump:

Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)