I'm Freddy, an amateur writer covering, privacy, security and open-source development.
Most of my toots will cover these topics, and I'll try to not get too political.
So, Fatima's next job clearly WON'T be in cyber 🤔 https://nitter.net/thetimes/status/1318547473003122688
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A recreation of Among Us mechanics but as a multiplayer text adventure game instead of a graphical client.
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My article on Privacy Nilhilism is now up on dev.to
Here is an article I wrote back in May, notice anything?
So it begins: Police will be getting access to UK test and trace data.
Yuval Noah Harari predicted it.
iOS 14 / Big Sur encrypted DNS configuration profiles.
@aral I get people having to work to make money.
But frankly, I think people working at those places should try to be looking for other jobs.
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The short of it is that it won't. Even if some governments bleat about it, strong cryptography will still come out of other states who don't ban it. People will continue to use what already exists.
I would also imagine that cryptographers wouldn't have trouble seeking citizenship in states with a friendlier relationship with cryptography in general.
These laws are about controlling US tech giants more than anything. Long live decentralized, federated networks like Matrix!
Those who oppose #EndToEndEncryption oppose privacy, human rights, personhood, and democracy.
They are not your friends.
They are the ones who want what the Stasi never had: eyes and ears on everyone, all the time.
You lose this battle, you lose it all.
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