Twitter is not working for the time being to encrypt private messages’




Twitter has plans to encrypt temporarily shelved put, private messages from users claiming a U.S. technology site. The decision was mainly due to lack of time.

Twitter Twitter has never formally announced that it would encrypt private messages, but reliable American newspaper The New York Times reported in October that the social network that was planning. In this way, the social network would like to make the intelligence services and hackers to intercept private messages. Difficult for users

According to sources of technology site The Verge are the plans for the time being, however, put on hold. Employees working on the encryption would have got to stop it without it became clear why the job. The decision would be taken mainly because of time constraints and not because of a change in vision, sets the tech site.

Twitter is among privacy activists a good reputation. The company did not participate in Prism, the extensive spying program that was brought by Edward Snowden to light and is critical of requests for information from users by the U.S. government.


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