privacy

prism break, your alternatives when you think there are none

This week in a lecture at university we were talking about crypto tools and their advantages, disadvantages and of course about snake oil. Most of the stuff is already known to people who are privacy and or security conscious but there was something i did not know about and i think needs more promotion. It […]

everyone is a murderer and a rapist – the dark world of surveillance executives

If you followed the news lately you may have noticed that a number of higher up politicians and people in important surveillance positions have announced that they are concerned about our safety. With the big impact of Snowdens revelations people started to protect themselves with the help of crypto systems. According to officials like FBI […]

you have something to hide – and so do i

I bet everyone out there who is security conscious knows the scenario where you are talking with your friends, coworkers, etc about privacy and it turns into this super heated discussion where the positions harden up, up to a point where no further constructive exchange is possible. It all started harmless with some completely random […]