Consumers Should Not Trust Companies: Snowden

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The next generation of Internet businesses, which will outcompete everyone else, are the ones that are designed that you do not trust the services that are intermediating your communications, whistleblower Edward Snowden said in a telecast keynote interview at Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal.

While Snowden admits this sounds odd, he points out that in the context of information security, “trust is considered a vulnerability.” Continue reading