Opened 6 years ago

Last modified 17 months ago

#9334 new enhancement

Ship torbrowser with a tor-specifc firefox background theme ("Persona")

Reported by: cypherpunks Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tbb-torbutton
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Description

Firefox supports background themes (previously called "personas") that allow the user to personalize the appearance of the browser window (see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Firefox_Background_Themes).

It would be nice if TorBrowser shipped with a tor-specific background theme. This would help users who are running TorBrowser side-by-side with regular Firefox to visually distinguish between the two.

As it stands, the visual similarity between Torbrowser and the interface of a regular Firefox installation means that there is a danger that users might compromise their anonymity/privacy by inadvertently using regular Firefox when they mean to use Torbrowser, and vice versa.

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Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed 5 years ago by erinn

Component: TorBrowserButtonTor Browser
Keywords: tbb-torbutton added
Owner: changed from mikeperry to tbb-team

comment:2 Changed 17 months ago by teor

Severity: Normal

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