New Release: Tor Browser 9.0.7

In addition, this release disables Javascript for the entire browser when the Safest security level is selected. This may be a breaking change for your workflow if you previously allowed Javascript on some sites using NoScript. While you are on “Safest” you may restore the previous behavior and allow Javascript by:

Honestly I’m just wondering why Tor Browser’s safest mode didn’t function like this previously.

From the Release Notes for Tor Browser v9.0.6:

We are aware of a bug that allows javascript execution on the Safest security level (in some situations). We are working on a fix for this.