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+[[!meta date="Tue December 14 12:34:56 2016"]]
+[[!meta title="Tails 2.9.1 is out"]]
+[[!tag announce]]
+
+This release fixes [[many security
+issues|security/Numerous_security_holes_in_2.7.1]] and users should
+upgrade as soon as possible.
+
+[[!toc levels=1]]
+
+# Changes
+
+## Upgrades and changes
+
+ - Upgrade *Tor* to 0.2.8.10.
+
+ - Upgrade *Tor Browser* to 6.0.8.
+
+ - Upgrade *Icedove* to [45.5.1](https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/thunderbird/45.1.1/releasenotes/).
+
+ - Upgrade *obfs4proxy* to 0.0.7.
+
+ - Switch to *DuckDuckGo* as the default search engine in *Tor Browser*.
+ The previous default search engine, *Disconnect.me*, has already been
+ redirecting to *Duck Duck Go* for some time.
+
+## Fixed problems
+
+ - Fix Tails not starting in *VirtualBox* by upgrading the *Guest Additions*
+ to version 5.1.8. ([[!tails_ticket 11965]])
+
+ - Document that [[**I/O APIC** is required to start Tails in
+ *VirtualBox*|support/known_issues#vb-apic]].
+
+ - Remove the error when starting *Videos* that appeared in Tails 2.7 by
+ fixing the *AppArmor* profile of *Totem*. ([[!tails_ticket 11984]])
+
+For more details, read our [[!tails_gitweb debian/changelog desc="changelog"]].
+
+# Known issues
+
+None specific to this release.
+
+See the list of [[long-standing issues|support/known_issues]].
+
+# Get Tails 2.9.1
+
+- To install, follow our [[installation instructions|install]].
+
+- To upgrade, an automatic upgrade is available from 2.7 and 2.7.1 to 2.9.1.
+
+ If you cannot do an automatic upgrade or if you fail to start after an
+ automatic upgrade, please try to do a [[manual upgrade|upgrade]].
+
+- [[Download Tails 2.9.1.|install/download]]
+
+# What's coming up?
+
+Tails 2.10 is [[scheduled|contribute/calendar]] for January 24.
+
+Have a look at our [[!tails_roadmap]] to see where we are heading to.
+
+We need your help and there are many ways to [[contribute to
+Tails|contribute]] ([[donating|donate#2.9.1]] is only one of
+them). Come [[talk to us|about/contact#tails-dev]]!