Support encryption tools for journalists

Freedom of the Press Foundation has launched a crowd fundraising campaign to support encryption tools for journalists, and LEAP is one of the receiving projects. It is an honor to be amoung Tor, Tails, and WhisperSystems.

The big seven hard problems in secure communication

If you take a survey of interesting initiatives to create more secure communication, a pattern starts to emerge: it seems that any serious attempt to build a system for secure message communication eventually comes up against the following list of seven hard problems. These problems appear to be present regardless of which architectural approach you take (centralized authority, distributed peer-to-peer, or federated servers).