Secure your information with a passphrase

A passphrase is like a password, but longer and more secure. In essence, it’s an encryption key that you memorize. Once you start caring more deeply about your privacy and improving your computer security habits, one of the first roadblocks you’ll run into is having…

Media Lies about coming home

Come home, son, and spend your 30 years in jail. He’s cooked.

Ed to go home?

Fugitive ex-U.S. spy Snowden in talks on returning home: lawyer Reuters

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Poitras, Snowden and Encryption

“If I wasn’t already up to speed with using encryption, this leak might never have happened,” she says. “It was necessary.” Wired.

Canada is watching you too

Canada’s leading surveillance agency is monitoring millions of Internet users’ file downloads in a dragnet search to identify extremists, according to top-secret documents. … In the process, however, CSE combs through huge volumes of data showing uploads and downloads initiated by Internet users not suspected of…

Code Red

A four-month consultation begins today to explore options for a major new global initiative to support the fight against unlawful and excessive surveillance by national security organisations. The Privacy Surgeon

NSA wants all the internet

The NSA’s mass surveillance is just the beginning. Documents from Edward Snowden show that the intelligence agency is arming America for future digital wars — a struggle for control of the Internet that is already well underway. Der Spiegel

Prying Eyes: Inside the NSA’s War on Internet Security

US and British intelligence agencies undertake every effort imaginable to crack all types of encrypted Internet communication. The cloud, it seems, is full of holes. The good news: New Snowden documents show that some forms of encryption still cause problems for the NSA. Der Spiegel