FBI to Lavabit founder: ‘Do you really think users trust you over us?’ – GOVERNMENT BULLSHIT!


The FBI fined, threatened, and forced Ladar Levison to suspend the operation of his secure email service, Lavabit LLC, telling the entrepreneur that his users were more likely to trust the government than him.

This year, the government demanded that Levison turn over his private SSL (secure socket layer) so that the FBI could investigate a single user account allegedly belonging to NSA leaker Edward Snowden.

“By taking these keys from me they were able to unlock everything coming in and out…gaining access to email content, passwords, and credit card numbers,” Levison told The Daily Caller in an interview. The keys allowed the FBI to “masquerade” as Levison himself, giving the agency administrative access to his system.

 

Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2013/10/29/fbi-to-lavabit-founder-do-you-really-think-users-trust-you-over-us/#ixzz2jBTszdFz

FBI to Lavabit founder: ‘Do you really think users trust you over us?’ | The Daily Caller.

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Posted on October 29, 2013, in Government Bullshit and tagged , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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