Peter Eckersley

Peter Eckersley
Technology Projects Director, Electronic Frontier Foundation


Peter Eckersley is Technology Projects Director at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. He works on a wide range of issues, including copyright and DRM; privacy; censorship and freedom of speech; network neutrality, software patents, and other threats technical innovation.


Tools and Techniques
Location: E147 Level: Intermediate
Peter Eckersley (Electronic Frontier Foundation)
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EFF has a long-term plan to switch the insecure, unencrypted Web of 2009 over to an encrypted Web of 2013 or 2014. This talk will summarize our methods, successes to date (including HTTPS Everywhere, the SSL Observatory, and the crazy things we had to do to get them to work as Firefox and Chrome extensions) and a number of research and protocol-development projects that are in the pipeline. Read more.


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