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A new version of Tails, a portable operating system that offers security from snooping and censorship, has been released.

Tails 5.18

Changes and updates

  • Update Tor Browser to  12.5.6.

  • Update Tor to

For more details, read our  changelog.

Known issues

None specific to this release.

See the list of  long-standing issues.

Get Tails 5.18

To upgrade your Tails USB stick and keep your persistent storage

  • Automatic upgrades are available from Tails 5.0 or later to 5.18.

    You can  reduce the size of the download of future automatic upgrades by doing a manual upgrade to the latest version.

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


Tails 5.18