The White House’s proposed Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights, released on Feb. 27, drew immediate fire from both tech companies and privacy advocates. Now it’s taking heat from closer to home. Speaking at a conference for privacy professionals last week, Federal Trade Commission officials Jessica Rich and Edith Ramirez said the bill was neither clear or strong enough.
I have written before about a “blackphone” with Silent Circle software installed. See http://goo.gl/4mXV9M to read my earlier article. Now the same company has announced two new devices, along with a suite of software and services intended to lock down both private and work communications. These devices should block any spies from accessing your private data and communications.