Boot Clock Randomization
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Randomizes clock when systems boots.
Randomizes clock at boot time. Moves clock a few seconds and nanoseconds to past or future to prevent time based fingerprinting / linkablity.
The TimeSync page notes:
Using Boot Clock Randomization, i.e. after boot, the clock is set randomly between 0 and 180 seconds into the past or future. This is useful to enforce the design goal, that the host clock and VM clock should always slightly differ. It is also useful to obfuscate the clock when sdwdate itself is running, because naturally at this time, sdwdate hasn't finished. sdwdate runs after booting.
By randomly moving the system clock a few seconds (and nanseconds) in the past or future during boot, this enforces the design goal of a slightly different host clock and any VMs clock, even before secure timesync has succeeded. This prevents time-based fingerprinting and linkability issues, thereby improving security and privacy. 
For technical discussion on the Boot Clock Randomization design, see here. 
/var/log/bootclockrandomization.log in a text editor of your choice as a regular, non-root user.
If you are using a graphical environment, run. mousepad /var/log/bootclockrandomization.log
If you are using a terminal, run. nano /var/log/bootclockrandomization.log
Disabling of Boot Clock Randomization is discouraged because it is not usually required. However, it may be useful for offline (vault) VMs.
Run the following command. Note:
- Qubes-Whonix: Use a StandaloneVM or a separate Template.
- Non-Qubes-Whonix: No extra steps are required.
sudo systemctl mask bootclockrandomization
Boot Clock Randomization will no longer occur after reboot.
- ↑ https://github.com/Kicksecure/bootclockrandomization
- ↑ Notably, one recent change is the 0-5 second time window is no longer excluded in the process, as it was found to aid fingerprinting.