Security

Computer security and the lack of computer security is a fundamental issue that underpins much of how the Internet does (and doesn't) function. Many of the policy issues that EFF works on are linked to security in deep ways including privacy and anonymity DRM censorship and network neutrality.

EFF works directly on a wide range of security issues including increased deployment of cryptographic protocols through projects like HTTPS Everywhere and HTTPS Now; improving the security of those protocols with the SSL Observatory; offering legal assistance to researchers through our Coders' Rights Project; offering practical security advice to activists through the surveillance self-defense and surveillance self-defense international projects; directly auditing open source codebases; and working on the development of new security standards.

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NSA Spying

EFF is leading the fight against the NSA's illegal mass surveillance program. Learn more about what the program is, how it works, and what you can do.

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Aug 31 @ 10:43am

Justice against FBI gag orders delayed: lawsuits challenging National Security Letters sent back to lower court:
https://eff.org/r.zlk

Aug 31 @ 10:11am

CA Senate offices are now open. The first thing they should hear is your opposition to the Bitcoin license https://nobitcoinlicense.org/

Aug 31 @ 9:27am
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