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Why is the EFF at the RSA Security Conference? (Video) 34

Posted by Roblimo
from the all-hail-the-mighty-Electronic-Frontier-Foundation dept.
Timothy asked Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) International Outreach Coordinator Maira Sutton that very question. Watch the video for her answer. It turns out that the EFF has lots of friends among RSA ("the most comprehensive forum in information security") attendees, and has some very good reasons to be there, in the midst of companies and government agencies that Timothy thinks might not only violate your privacy once in a while, but (gasp!) might even enjoy it.
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Why is the EFF at the RSA Security Conference? (Video)

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  • Alas... (Score:5, Insightful)

    by fuzzyfuzzyfungus (1223518) on Friday March 02, 2012 @09:12AM (#39219497) Journal
    I, for one, would love to be more surprised that 'security' has, in information systems as in the physical world, grown a nasty underbelly of people and entities who don't really distinguish between 'security' and 'surveillance' (and, quite possibly, 'offensive capability').

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