DEKTEKT: A free new tool by Amnesty International

A Free Tool To Detect State Spyware On Phones And PCs Amnesty International launched the Detekt tool to scan for state surveillance spyware on phones and PCs. It was developed by security expert Claudio Guarnieri. I wonder if this puppy detects Regin. A group of security and technology experts that fight for the respect of human rights experts have launched a new tool dubbed Detekt that allow the detection of the government surveillance malware on mobile...

EFF, Mozilla back new certificate authority that will offer free SSL certificates | PCWorld

A new organization supported by Mozilla, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and others is working to set up a new certificate authority (CA) that will provide website owners with free SSL/TLS certificates. The new CA will be called Let’s Encrypt and is expected to become operational in the second quarter of next year. It will be run by the Internet Security Research Group (ISRG), a new California public-benefit corporation. The goal of this effort is to g...