Making the spooks work harder

Better encryption in Gmail won’t stop the spooks from reading your email

John Naughton, writing for The Observer:

The aim of the engineering community is now to put enough cryptographic treacle in the works to make the effortless superiority of the NSA et al a thing of the past. From now on, the spooks will really have to work for their money.

For more on privacy and corporate surveillance, see Aral Balkan’s Indietech.