[qubes-users] Re: Dell 5590?

2019-05-12 Thread ljul8047
I’ve found one the Dell Latitude i5 16 GB RAM 256 GB. Is this the one you are using? If not, do you think this would work anyway? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it,

[qubes-users] Question about dom0?

2019-06-07 Thread ljul8047
Hello everyone. I was told that if someone manages to infect the dom0, they will know about all the MAC addresses so my question is: does someone know which MAC addresses does infecting dom0 reveal? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users"

Re: [qubes-users] Question about dom0?

2019-06-08 Thread ljul8047
What about the Mac addresses of the laptop itself? Does infecting dom0 reveal the Mac addresses embedded in the laptop’s hardware? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it,

[qubes-users] Quick question please, need help!

2019-06-21 Thread ljul8047
So I’m still learning about Qubes but I have a question please. I was told that if dom0 gets infected, everything in the laptop can be found and read. The ip is not a problem but I’m not sure about the MAC address? If they found out the latter by infecting dom0, what are the possibilities to

[qubes-users] I have a question please.

2019-05-10 Thread ljul8047
I have a question but I found nothing online regarding this. Let’s say I used my own connection to check if Qubes in my new laptop works and then I only ever used it with public wifi. Let’s say someone infects my laptop and finds out everything about it, will he/she be able to know that I had

[qubes-users] Dell 5590?

2019-05-11 Thread ljul8047
I’m looking for a good laptop for Qubes at around 1K and a kind fellow user of this forum had said that the dell 5590 is a reliable laptop for Qubes usage. Has anybody else experienced Qubes with the dell 5590? What are your thoughts and experiences? -- You received this message because you

[qubes-users] Question about Qubes

2019-05-22 Thread ljul8047
If I downloaded Qubes in a USB stick and then installed it in my laptop from it, would I be able to test the laptop and see if it works with Qubes without using going online or without using any WiFi or ISP? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups

Re: [qubes-users] Help with a good laptop!

2019-04-29 Thread ljul8047
I’ve decided to buy a brand new laptop but I’m going crazy! I just can’t find any of the laptops listed in the hardware compatibility list for sale brand new. I found the “Dell Inspiron 15 7000” but the one in the hardware compatibility list is “i7-7700HQ” and the one available for sale is

Re: [qubes-users] Help with a good laptop!

2019-04-29 Thread ljul8047
I was looking at this one

[qubes-users] Re: ThinkPad T480

2019-04-30 Thread ljul8047
Thank you for the reply. I just checked your laptop model, it looks nice and also slightly cheaper than the ThinkPad! How much SSD are you using? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving

[qubes-users] ThinkPad T480

2019-04-30 Thread ljul8047
Hello everyone, I think I will buy a Lenovo ThinkPad T480 since it has good reviews here on the list but I can’t find out which processor to choose. Which one do you think will work for Qubes and Whonix? I’m planning to get Qubes and Whonix for light browsing such as accessing Facebook and

[qubes-users] Intel NUC6i3SYK

2019-04-30 Thread ljul8047
According to the Hardware Compatibility List, the Intel NUC6i3SYK works with the Qubes version 3.2 but my question is, does it work with the 4.0 version too? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and

Re: [qubes-users] ThinkPad T480

2019-04-30 Thread ljul8047
Thank you Matthias Horn for the reply. Do you think the Intel Core i5-8250U version will work? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

Re: [qubes-users] ThinkPad T480

2019-04-30 Thread ljul8047
Hi and thank you for the reply. I apologise for the following dumb question but I’m pretty new with Qubes. What does the Thunderbolt + the USB-c port do? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop

Re: [qubes-users] Help with a good laptop!

2019-04-28 Thread ljul8047
Thank you for the reply. So why is it a bad idea to install Qubes in a MacBook Air? I mean is it because it’s not possible to install Qubes in a MacBook Air or because it won’t function properly? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group.

[qubes-users] Super-dim screen during installation on MacBook Air 2017

2019-04-28 Thread ljul8047
Hi Darius, how it did go at the end? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email

[qubes-users] Help with a good laptop!

2019-04-28 Thread ljul8047
Hello people, I think I’m going crazy right now! I need help please! I’m only learning now about Qubes and Whonix and I’m really interested in buying a new laptop dedicated only for Qubes and Whonix but I’m unable to find a brand new one listed in the hardware compatibility list (I prefer brand

Re: [qubes-users] Help with a good laptop!

2019-04-28 Thread ljul8047
I will do now, thank you for the suggestion. Ps. What do you think of this one instead? https://www.currys.co.uk/gbuk/computing/laptops/laptops/lenovo-ideapad-530s-14-intel-core-i5-laptop-256-gb-ssd-grey-10180754-pdt.html -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google

[qubes-users] Are used laptops safe to use?

2019-08-03 Thread ljul8047
Hello everyone, does anybody know if used laptops are safe to use for Qubes or not since they might have malware (that could take over dom0) in them already? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and

[qubes-users] Re: Are used laptops safe to use?

2019-08-18 Thread ljul8047
“Just be sure to wipe the hard drive, overwriting all nodes, using Bleach Bit etc and from what I gather, flash the bios with an open source bios...assume everything is pawned. Everything...” if I do this, will the laptop get rid of any malwares, if it had any? -- You received this message

[qubes-users] Re: Are used laptops safe to use?

2019-08-18 Thread ljul8047
So like companies that sell laptops bought in bulk should be a little bit safer than laptops sold by individuals on sites like Craigslist since those companies buy the laptops from other businesses which most likely only used those laptops for business purposes and not like for Tor stuff,

[qubes-users] Runing qubes on macbook air (11 ince) mid 2012

2019-08-04 Thread ljul8047
If you have it already, you could give it a try and see how it goes -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to qubes-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To

[qubes-users] Coreboot?

2019-08-05 Thread ljul8047
I was told that buying an used laptop represents an extra risk since the previous owner could have used the laptop with Qubes and got dom0 infected. After a little bit of research, I was told that installing coreboot would eliminate/delete any malware that, in a hypothetical case, took control

Re: [qubes-users] Coreboot?

2019-08-05 Thread ljul8047
So like installing coreboot should eliminate any malware installed at firmware levels, right? -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "qubes-users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to

Re: [qubes-users] Coreboot?

2019-08-05 Thread ljul8047
Thanks a lot for the reply. So if the previous owner’s dom0/laptop was infected, it wouldn’t have any effect on me if I change the SSD and install coreboot, am I understanding right? I apologise for my ignorance on this topic, I’m learning only now. -- You received this message because you