[plug] Mandatory data retention

Euan euan at dekock.net
Mon Oct 12 01:52:34 UTC 2015

The more people that use encryption the better, that way the signal to noise ratio is lower and it's much harder to profile people purely because they use encryption.

In other words - we help protect those who need privacy by using encryption ourselves.



On 12 October 2015 9:29:10 AM AWST, Hani Jabr <hani at nuix.net> wrote:
>Isn't this "too little, too late?"  Doesn't this just make you a target
>for the AFP and serve as an excuse to ban encryption?
>> On 12 Oct 2015, at 08:52, Luke John <email at lukejohn.me> wrote:
>> Hey Pluggers.
>> I'm planning on finally moving to encrypted and off the record
>> messaging to celebrate the implementation of mandatory data tommorrow
>> starting tomorrow.
>> Based on the information put out by the EFF
>> [Communicating with
>> I'm currently looking at using signal for encrypted messaging and
>> chatsecure for off the record messaging as both are available on ios
>> and android.
>> Has anyone had experience using these or similar tools and have any
>> advice for how to encourage friends and family to start using them as
>> well?
>> Cheers,
>> Luke
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