I commented at a panel discussion. Read more here: https://www.patrick-breyer.de/en/majority-of-eu-states-want-eu-wide-blanket-communications-data-retention/
Germany's new government put in on paper: Everyone has a right to encryption! Now the German government has asked the EU Commission difficult questions on the planned EU surveillance law. Will Germany fight for our right to privacy?
🚨🇬🇧 Leak on #ChatControl
proposal: In an internal statement, the German government speaks out against the proposed "general surveillance measures and measures to scan private communications".
We unfortunately had to file a #criminal report with the Corruption Prosecutor (WKStA), following @DPCIreland's "procedural blackmail" - demanding @noybeu to sign an "NDA" (in DPC's and Facebook's favor) in exchange for our procedural rights.. 😑
Tutanota has been down last night due to a DDoS attack. We were able to restore availability after ~30 minutes. We'd like to apologize for any inconvenience.
You can check the status here: https://status.tutanota.com/
We are already working on offline mode to improve Tutanota.
Awesome opportunity for younger hackers to grab some $/£/€ and a trip to Brussels (perhaps building on Matrix would be a good bet? ;)
To inspire the younger generation to #softwarefreedom, the #FSFE is organising the coding competition ‘Youth Hacking 4 Freedom' (#YH4F) for teenagers. The winners receive a cash prize and a trip to #Brussels
PQMail reached milestone: Publication of our post-quantum secure approach. - Please share far and wide as we are gathering feedback! 😀
To protect the children! This is what politicians often state as the main argument when they push for weakening or banning encryption. Let's find out what current surveillance methods are being used for in Germany: https://tutanota.com/blog/posts/wer-wird-belauscht
Thanks for @micahflee for creating this video.
If you have any interest in Qubes OS, this is the video to watch. It's really interesting, and it was the video that got me to use it on my work laptop.
The benefits of Qubes is not just security. I find it to be extremely nice to be able to arbitrarily install software for testing purposes without having it mess up my configuration. I usually test software in a disposable VM and if there is a problem I can just restart and be back to a clean state.
Are you a native speaker of German, Greek, Russian, or Spanish?
Please help finish translating the OnionShare 2.3.2 documentation, it's nearly done!
Here's our weblate project, the tool we use for translations: https://hosted.weblate.org/projects/onionshare/
Here's the docs: https://docs.onionshare.org/2.3.2.dev1/en/
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