ProtonMail: an 'NSA-Proof' Encrypted Email

May 21, 2014

Graduate student Andy Yen is one of the founders of ProtonMail: the first end-to-end encrypted email service which is web based and easy to use.  PhotonMail is said to be so secure that its data is inaccessible even to ProtonMail's own servers and and thus cannot be cracked by third parties.  The Beta version of the service was released on May 16; the response has been so overwhelming that new signups are already on hold while the company is launching additional servers.

 

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