Incognito (operating system)
|Initial release||January 26, 2008|
|Final release||2008.1 (revision-1) / Aug 05, 2008|
|Kernel type||Monolithic kernel|
|License||GNU General Public License|
Incognito was a Linux distribution based on Gentoo Linux. Its main feature was the inclusion of anonymity and security tools such as Tor by default and being able to be used as a Live CD or Live USB.
Incognito's developer has stated on the project's homepage that Incognito has been discontinued and recommends Tails as an alternative.
|Version number||Release date|
|20080109.1||Jan 26, 2008|
|2008.1||Aug 02, 2008|
|2008.1 (revision-1)||Aug 05, 2008|
Anonymity and security tools
- Tor for anonymous internet browsing.
- TrueCrypt, a file/partition encryption utility.
- Enigmail, a security extension for Thunderbird.
- Torbutton, a Firefox plugin to improve Tor's anonymity in Firefox.
- FireGPG, Firefox plugin for using GnuPG for Webmail.
- GnuPG, OpenPGP implementation for encryption.
- KeePassX, a password manager.
The Tor project listed Incognito as a licensee of the Tor brand name. In accordance to this license agreement, Incognito had the right to use the Tor name and logo.