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[liberationtech] Opt out of Prism

Andrea St andst7 at gmail.com
Wed Jun 12 11:20:46 PDT 2013


I see many emails from journalists here about this project. I'm not
the author, i'm just a visitor like you.  the author's email is:
peng at nylira.com (you can find on the footer)

thank you!

2013/6/12 Andrea St <andst7 at gmail.com>:
> Dear friends
>
> about John Adams, i just copied the title of the website. No more, no less.
>
>
> 2013/6/12 Guido Witmond <guido at witmond.nl>
>>
>> On 12-06-13 19:21, John Adams wrote:
>>>
>>> I like that you're promoting free and open tools, but your title is
>>> misleading.
>>>
>>> You offer people false hope here. By listing the tools and not listing
>>> what level of security they offer, people will assume they can just
>>> switch and be protected. This is one of the reasons why the EFF does not
>>> recommend tools. The issues associated with each tool are myriad and
>>> vast.
>>>
>>> What's sad is that the media picked up on this, amplifying the false
>>> hope you offer. A+ for effort, though.
>>>
>>>
>>
>> Although I can agree that many of these tools do not offer (significant)
>> protection against unwanted data gathering. It's good that such a list comes
>> to the attention of the people who are worried about their privacy.
>>
>> Even with false hope, a society without hope is doomed...
>>
>> I hope some people will take time to switch to some tools and spread that
>> knowledge further.
>>
>>
>> Guido.
>>
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