Tag: Gustaf’s Thought Laboratory
Encrypt all the messages — across all the platforms
Elon Musk’s planned Twitter buyout is spurring new calls for end-to-end encryption (E2EE) for messaging. Here’s why it’s both desirable and feasible to make E2EE messaging interoperable across major communications platforms, as the E.U. Digital Markets Act envisions.
Who we hurt when we attack encryption
Encryption is a vital tool for keeping human rights defenders safe from powerful adversaries. Case studies from Access Now’s Digital Security Helpline show how strong encryption makes the world safer for everyone.
IoS: the Internet of Scheiße
It is a mistake to build systems that integrate AI systems for decision-making without transparency or accountability.
Warning: proposed sale of the TLD puts .ORG registrant data at risk
The proposed sale presents a risk of governance over sensitive data that society cannot afford to take.
We can’t let governments hack away our human rights
Governments across the globe have gone rogue with hacking. We need to put legal limits in place to protect people, or we’ll see the damage continue to escalate.
Defending users at risk from DDoS attacks: An evolving challenge
Gustaf Björksten discusses the evolving challenge of helping Digital Security Helpline clients fight off Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks.