Secure mail services and lavabit Silent Circle voluntarily closing doors




Lavabit, secure email service, where possible, use of Edward Snowden has made, has abruptly closed its doors. Also another similar service, Silent Circle, has unexpectedly announced to stop his services.

Lavabit seems a court order, which it is forced to work with U.S. intelligence agencies, besides having laid. Themselves down together The e-mail service, which approximately 350,000 users would count, then seems to have decided that it had no choice but to its mail service to get from the air.

In a statement lavabit-founder LADAR Levison says he has achieved because he does not want to “crimes against the American people.” co-responsible site after a decade offline Furthermore Levison says that he would like to go deeper into the case, but this should not be because of restrictions imposed by the government. However, the advice he gives Internet users to store in a company that operates in the U.S.. Never personal data

Silent Circle also throws in the towel on down there. This company has specialized in encrypted communication between users. Although the U.S. government has no business on the grain, says co-founder Jon Callas in a blog post that it is waiting for the day that is going to happen and they want to be for that moment.

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