Cyber security: Privacy experts profit from Prism uproar
Posted in: Surveillance & Privacy at 16/10/2013 12:57
Since Edward Snowden disclosed details of mass surveillance programmes by the US National Security Agency and the British government, security-conscious companies have been especially keen to find ways to protect voice and data traffic from snoopers.
Encryption is a key element of any security strategy. Mr Snowden himself took extensive encryption measures when he sent information to journalists, and has said that properly encrypted systems can be relied on.