A German regional court recently forced secure email provider Tutanota to monitor a particular email account. Though this order has been called an encryption backdoor, it is not that: Tutanota is asked to monitor something they can see anyway, but aren’t necessarily looking at.

Still, it is a bit awkward…

Martijn Grooten

Cyber optimist. Researcher, reader, runner. Asker of difficult questions. Lapsed mathematician. Traveler in digital security. He/they.

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