News by Category Back to main News page Announcements Articles Press Releases Security Talks Windows Announcements 2018-01-23: Qubes and Whonix now have next-generation Tor onion services! 2018-01-06: Fedora 26 TemplateVM Upgrade 2017-09-15: Thank You for Supporting Qubes! 2017-07-29: Recommended Fedora 25 TemplateVM Upgrade for Qubes 3.2 2017-07-08: Toward a Reasonably Secure Laptop 2017-06-05: Qubes OS Donation Update 2017-03-21: Xen Security Advisory (XSA) Tracker 2017-03-01: Qubes OS 3.1 reaches EOL on 2017-03-29 2017-02-27: Google Summer of Code 2017 2017-02-01: Introducing the new qubes-project mailing list 2016-11-19: The Qubes Project will be present at 33C3 2016-11-15: Fedora 24 template now available for Qubes 3.2 2016-10-28: Introducing the new qubes-announce read-only mailing list 2016-09-02: Qubes OS 3.0 reaches EOL on 2016-09-09 2016-09-02: Minimum requirements for Qubes OS 4.x and extended support for Qubes OS 3.2 2016-04-29: Joining the Qubes Team as Community Manager 2016-01-27: Qubes Windows Tools are now open source! 2016-01-14: Estimating Qubes OS user base 2015-12-09: Partnering with Purism and the first Qubes-certified laptop 2014-07-16: The Qubes website now uses a CA-signed SSL cert 2014-02-16: Qubes OS selected as a finalist of Access Innovation Prize 2014 for Endpoint Security Solution 2013-11-26: Windows 7 seamless GUI integration coming to Qubes OS! 2013-06-21: Qubes OS R3 Alpha preview: Odyssey HAL in action! 2012-11-16: Qubes Security Team has joined the Xen Security Pre-disclousre list 2012-03-03: Windows support coming to Qubes! 2010-09-28: ITL to hire Qubes OS developers Articles 2018-01-22: Qubes Air: Generalizing the Qubes Architecture 2017-10-18: MSI support for PCI device pass-through with stub domains 2017-10-03: Introducing the Next Generation Qubes Core Stack 2017-06-27: Introducing the Qubes Admin API 2017-04-26: Compromise recovery on Qubes OS 2016-05-30: Security challenges for the Qubes build process 2015-12-14: Salt management stack in Qubes 2013-03-21: Introducing Qubes Odyssey Framework 2012-09-12: How is Qubes OS different from other approaches to desktop security? 2011-09-28: Playing with Qubes Networking for Fun and Profit 2011-03-13: Partitioning ones digital life into security domains Press 2016-12-17: [Video] Interview about Qubes OS on The New Screen Savers 2016-11-09: Article about Qubes OS 3.2 on LWN.net by Nate Drake 2016-05-27: Article about Qubes OS in *Linux Journal* 2016-04-11: Article about Qubes OS in *DistroWatch* 2016-04-06: Article about Qubes OS in *LinuxInsider* 2016-03-12: [Video] Logan CIJ 2016: Future of OS (Qubes, Subgraph, and Tails) 2015-12-14: Article about Qubes OS in *Ars Technica* 2015-10-08: Article about Qubes OS in *fossBytes* 2015-10-06: Article about Qubes OS in *The Hacker News* 2015-10-05: Article about Qubes OS in *Motherboard* 2014-11-20: Article about Qubes OS in *Wired* 2014-04-12: Article about Qubes OS by the Freedom of the Press Foundation 2014-03-28: Article about Qubes OS in *The Economist* Releases 2018-01-31: Qubes OS 4.0-rc4 has been released! 2017-11-27: Qubes OS 4.0-rc3 has been released! 2017-10-23: Qubes OS 4.0-rc2 has been released! 2017-03-01: Qubes OS 3.1 reaches EOL on 2017-03-29 2016-09-29: Qubes OS 3.2 has been released! 2016-09-02: Qubes OS 3.0 reaches EOL on 2016-09-09 2016-09-02: Minimum requirements for Qubes OS 4.x and extended support for Qubes OS 3.2 2016-08-31: Qubes OS 3.2 rc3 has been released! 2016-07-28: Qubes OS 3.2 rc2 has been released! 2016-06-18: Qubes OS 3.2 rc1 has been released! 2016-03-09: Qubes OS 3.1 has been released! 2016-02-24: Qubes OS 3.1 rc3 has been released! 2016-01-12: Qubes OS 3.1 rc2 has been released! 2015-12-08: Qubes OS 3.1 rc1 has been released! 2015-10-01: Qubes OS 3.0 has been released! 2015-09-16: Qubes OS 3.0 rc3 has been released! 2015-08-10: Qubes OS 3.0 rc2 LiveUSB (alpha) has been released! 2015-07-31: Qubes OS 3.0 rc2 has been released! 2015-04-23: Qubes OS 3.0 rc1 has been released! 2014-09-26: Qubes OS R2 has been released 2014-08-06: Qubes OS R2 rc2 has been released! 2014-02-21: Qubes OS R2 rc1 has been released! 2013-12-11: Qubes OS R2 Beta 3 has been released! 2013-02-28: Qubes 2 Beta 2 has been released! 2012-12-14: Qubes 2 Beta 1 has been released! 2012-09-03: Qubes 1 has been released! 2012-02-06: Qubes 1 Beta 3 has been released! 2011-09-19: Qubes Beta 2 has been released 2011-04-11: Qubes Beta 1 has been released 2010-10-06: Qubes Alpha 3 is out! 2010-07-10: Qubes Alpha 2 has been released! 2010-04-07: Initial public release Security 2018-02-20: QSB #38: Qrexec policy bypass and possible information leak 2018-01-24: Update for QSB #37: Information leaks due to processor speculative execution bugs (XSA-254, Meltdown & Spectre) 2018-01-11: QSB #37: Information leaks due to processor speculative execution bugs (XSA-254, Meltdown & Spectre) 2018-01-04: Announcement regarding XSA-254 (Meltdown and Spectre attacks) 2018-01-04: XSA-253 does not affect the security of Qubes OS 2017-12-12: XSA-248 through XSA-251 do not affect the security of Qubes OS 2017-12-11: Qubes Canary #14 2017-11-28: QSB #36: Xen hypervisor issue in populate-on-demand code (XSA-247) 2017-10-25: QSB #35: Xen hypervisor issue related to grant tables (XSA-236) 2017-10-18: MSI support for PCI device pass-through with stub domains 2017-10-12: QSB #34: GUI issue and Xen vulnerabilities (XSA-237 through XSA-244) 2017-10-03: Introducing the Next Generation Qubes Core Stack 2017-09-28: XSA-245 does not affect the security of Qubes OS 2017-09-12: QSB #33: Xen hypervisor (XSA-231 through XSA-234) 2017-09-12: Qubes Canary #13 2017-08-23: XSA-235 does not affect the security of Qubes OS 2017-08-15: QSB #32: Xen hypervisor and Linux kernel vulnerabilities (XSA-226 through XSA-230) 2017-06-27: Introducing the Qubes Admin API 2017-06-20: QSB #31: Xen hypervisor vulnerabilities with unresearched impact (XSA 216-224) 2017-06-05: Qubes Canary #12 2017-05-02: QSB #30: Critical Xen bugs related to PV memory virtualization (XSA-213, XSA-214) 2017-04-26: Compromise recovery on Qubes OS 2017-04-04: QSB #29: Critical Xen bug in PV memory virtualization code (XSA-212) 2017-03-28: XSA-206 does not affect the security of Qubes OS 2017-03-07: Qubes Canary #11 2016-12-19: Qubes Security Bulletin (QSB) #28: Debian update mechanism vulnerability 2016-12-13: Qubes Canary #10 2016-11-22: Qubes Security Bulletin #27: Xen 64-bit bit test instruction emulation broken (XSA 195) 2016-05-30: Security challenges for the Qubes build process 2012-11-16: Qubes Security Team has joined the Xen Security Pre-disclousre list Talks 2017-12-11: Joanna Rutkowska gives keynote 'Security through Distrusting' at Black Hat Europe 2017 2017-09-13: Joanna Rutkowska: Reasonably Secure Computing in the Decentralized World 2016-10-11: Marek Marczykowski-Górecki to present at the Security PWNing Conference 2016 2016-08-10: [Video] Marek Marczykowski-Górecki: Improving client systems security with Qubes OS (RMLL 2016) 2016-07-04: Marek Marczykowski-Górecki presents at RMLL 2016 2015-12-27: [Video] Joanna Rutkowska: Towards (reasonably) trustworthy x86 laptops 2015-12-08: [Video] Joanna Rutkowska, Next Generation Threats 2015 2014-08-19: LinuxCon EU 2014 slides 2014-07-03: ITL presents on Qubes OS at LinuxCon Europe 2010-04-16: Joanna Rutkowska speaks about Qubes at Campus Party EU Windows 2016-01-27: Qubes Windows Tools are now open source! 2013-11-26: Windows 7 seamless GUI integration coming to Qubes OS! 2012-12-14: Qubes 2 Beta 1 has been released! 2012-03-03: Windows support coming to Qubes!