Moxie Marlinspike: The Coder Who Encrypted Your Texts; Danny Yadron; In The Wall Street Journal (WSJ); 2015-07-09.
Teaser: Dreadlocked programmer has spooked the FBI by creating a tool that police can’t crack
- TextSecure, SMS replacement
- Signal, voice
- WhatsApp adopts TextSecure, 2015-early
- ex-BEA Systems
- Open Whisper Systems
- Matthew Green, Johns Hopkins
- Morgan Marquis-Boire, ex-Google
- Technology Experts Hit Back at FBI on Encryption; Danny Yadron, Damian Paletta, Jennifer Valentino-Devries; In The Wall Street Journal (WSJ); 2015-07-07.
cited as mentioning a research paper released Tuesday, which mentions TextSecure.
for color, background & verisimilitude
- Phil Zimmermann, doesn’t use PGP any more; it doesn’t work on a Mac.
- Tim Cook
- Jame Comey, Director, FBI
- Ian Schuler, Open Technology Fund, Radio Free Asia, State Department