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[Phys-L] One week later. Re: Zoom's end-to-end encryption isn't


On 2020/Apr/02, at 18:52, John Denker via Phys-l <> wrote:

Paraphrasing Peter Fairbrother via the cryptography listserv:

Zoom isn't actually end-to-end at all.
Good thing the PM isn't using it for Cabinet calls. Oh, for f..."


not end-to-end despite explicit claim
mines all your data
sends data to facebook
big login hole
host can detect if watchers present
all your base are belong to us

My recommendation at this point:
++ Probably OK for routine tele-teaching.
-- *NOT* for conferencing with your physician.
-- *NOT* for conferencing with your lawyer.
-- *NOT* for organizing your political party,
unless you want to be this year's John Podesta.

I don't know what to use for high-security applications.
Let me work on it.