Making Privacy Great Again (?) – The Blackphone Story – Part 3 – Being Matt Damon

The Awareness lessons Matt Damon Had Taught Me. By Eh’den Biber   (This is part 3 in a series of articles I’m publishing about my investigation into the security of the Silent Circle Blackphone 2. I case you missed them, I invite you to read part 1 and part 2)… Now that I have received…

Making Privacy Great Again (?) – The Blackphone Story – Part 2 – Ride on Time

(to those who miss, here is part 1…) Everyone wants to be secure, or so it seems, and that what makes the whole story of Silent Circle so sad. A group of extremely talented people (Phil Zimmerman (PGP), Jon Callas (Apple, OpenPGP), Mike Kershaw (Kismet) etc.) gathered and created Silent Circle… and developed phone that…

Making Privacy Great Again (?) – The Blackphone Story – Part 1 – Introduction

Ever since my last post I’ve been more silent than usual. The reason for it was a phone called Blackphone‍ 2 or BP2‍ , a “Private by Design” product of a company called Silent Circle‍. What made me extremely interested in the product was the fact that in January Silent Circle started to brick phones…