In this workshop you will learn the skills you need to easily protect yourself and your sources with encryption.
Encryption isn’t just for cybersecurity experts — it’s for everyday Internet users. In fact, you probably used encryption today without even realizing it. In this workshop, we will dig into the details of secure messaging protocols – to understand the threats against which they defend, and how cryptographic operations are combined to implement those defences in the protocol.
This session has two main purposes:
- Introduce how journalists can use encryption in their communication.
- List common mistakes that they can avoid making
What are the requirements to participate?
- Everybody that is interested in digital security
Before attending, you should make sure that
- You have pen & paper to take notes.