Google encrypts data to complicate the tap




Google has announced that it is going to encrypt data continue to make it difficult for NSA and the intelligence services of other countries, capture data. This statement comes shortly after it was revealed that NSA & Co encryption (it is not known exactly which ones) can handle and have prompted Backdoors in Web Services. The encryption initiative was adopted last year and this June accelerated when the first PRISM revelations made the rounds.


Encrypts the information that flows between the data centers. This does not mean that no more data can be tapped. The data for individual users may be further intercepted elsewhere. However, it is assumed that the mass of data collection difficult.

Eric Grosse, vice president for security engineering at Google, speaks of an arms race, with the intelligence community as a strong player in this game. Experts say that other than the U.S. authorities will also attacks from China, Russia, Israel and England.
Next post: mail program Evomail also appeared for Android »

Source: Washington Post |
Do you like the article?
Then share it with your friends.
Just use our links for:


In: Technology & Gadgets Asked By: [18460 Red Star Level]

Answer this Question

You must be Logged In to post an Answer.

Not a member yet? Sign Up Now »

Star Points Scale

Earn points for Asking and Answering Questions!

Grey Sta Levelr [1 - 25 Grey Star Level]
Green Star Level [26 - 50 Green Star Level]
Blue Star Level [51 - 500 Blue Star Level]
Orange Star Level [501 - 5000 Orange Star Level]
Red Star Level [5001 - 25000 Red Star Level]
Black Star Level [25001+ Black Star Level]