Keeping the score on software security and privacy

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Privacy
Encryption
Why should I care?

If you're a journalist, a human right defender or activist, it can be crucial to keep your communications confidential.

This question evaluates the following 4 criteria:
End to End
Forward Secret
By Default
Failure Notification
Coverage
Instant Messaging

In scorecards:

Human Rights Defender Journalist EFF Secure Messaging

In Journalists and Human Rights Defenders's scorecards

2
 
Privacy
Encryption
Why should I care?

If you're a journalist, a human right defender or activist, it can be crucial to keep your communications confidential.

This question evaluates the following 4 criteria:
End to End
Forward Secret
By Default
Failure Notification
Attachment Encryption
Coverage
Instant Messaging

In scorecards:

Human Rights Defender Journalist EFF Secure Messaging

In Journalists and Human Rights Defenders's scorecards

2
 
Privacy
Encryption
Why should I care?

If you're a journalist, a human right defender or activist, it can be crucial to keep your communications confidential.

This question evaluates the following 4 criteria:
Multi Device
Self-Destructing Messages
Emojis
Asynchronous
Coverage
Instant Messaging

In scorecards:

Human Rights Defender Journalist EFF Secure Messaging

In Journalists and Human Rights Defenders's scorecards

2
 
Privacy
Encryption
Why should I care?

If you're a journalist, a human right defender or activist, it can be crucial to keep your communications confidential.

This question evaluates the following 4 criteria:
End to End
Forward Secret
By Default
Failure Notification
Coverage
Instant Messaging

In scorecards:

Human Rights Defender Journalist EFF Secure Messaging

In Journalists and Human Rights Defenders's scorecards

2
 
Privacy
Encryption
Why should I care?

If you're a journalist, a human right defender or activist, it can be crucial to keep your communications confidential.

This question evaluates the following 4 criteria:
Participant Anonymity
Unlinkability
Global Adversary Resistant
Contact Discovery
Self Sufficient
Coverage
Instant Messaging

In scorecards:

Human Rights Defender Journalist EFF Secure Messaging

In Journalists and Human Rights Defenders's scorecards

2
 
Privacy
Encryption
Why should I care?

If you're a journalist, a human right defender or activist, it can be crucial to keep your communications confidential.

This question evaluates the following 4 criteria:
Participant Anonymity
Unlinkability
Global Adversary Resistant
Contact Discovery
Self Sufficient
Coverage
Instant Messaging

In scorecards:

Human Rights Defender Journalist EFF Secure Messaging

In Journalists and Human Rights Defenders's scorecards

2
 
Privacy
Encryption
Why should I care?

If you're a journalist, a human right defender or activist, it can be crucial to keep your communications confidential.

This question evaluates the following 4 criteria:
Participant Anonymity
Unlinkability
Global Adversary Resistant
Contact Discovery
Self Sufficient
Coverage
Instant Messaging

In scorecards:

Human Rights Defender Journalist EFF Secure Messaging

In Journalists and Human Rights Defenders's scorecards

Is it externally reviewed?

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Conversations

4 passing criteria score8 data points score
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Signal

4 passing criteria score8 data points score
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Telegram

4 passing criteria score8 data points score
Privacy Encryption
Why should I care?

If you're a journalist, a human right defender or activist, it can be crucial to keep your communications confidential.

This question looks at the following 4 criteria:
End to End
Forward Secret
By Default
Failure Notification
Coverage
Instant Messaging

In scorecards:

EFF Secure Messaging
Ease of UseUsability Safe Defaults

Evaluation of app and tools based on a set of seven specific criteria ranging from whether messages were encrypted in transit to whether or not the code had been recently audited.

7 Criteria | 5 Tools (out of 37)

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CryptographySecurity Data in Transit Confidentiality Instant Messaging

Evaluation of app and tools based on a set of seven specific criteria ranging from whether messages were encrypted in transit to whether or not the code had been recently audited.

7 Criteria | 5 Tools (out of 37)

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EFF Secure Messaging Scorecard Security Instant Messaging

Evaluation of app and tools based on a set of seven specific criteria ranging from whether messages were encrypted in transit to whether or not the code had been recently audited.

7 Criteria | 5 Tools (out of 37)

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EFF Secure Messaging Scorecard Security Instant Messaging

Evaluation of app and tools based on a set of seven specific criteria ranging from whether messages were encrypted in transit to whether or not the code had been recently audited.

7 Criteria | 5 Tools (out of 37)

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Which instant messenger supports ?

Application downloads and updates provide opportunities for corrupting the software.

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