Posts about Security Tips

May 11, 2020

Zoom and Global Voices – Communication and Safety Guidelines

Zoom isn't perfect, but it's the best solution we have right now. Read about our reasoning behind keeping it as tool we use in our work.

May 4, 2015

Your Weekly Security Tip: Passwords!

I've been slacking, so with apologies I send you this week's security tips: Tips to help avoid online surveillance Using password managers to stay safe online Protect your devices from hackers...

March 5, 2015

Your Weekly Security Tip: OTR!

In the last episode, I talked about CryptoCat, which allows for secure, ephemeral, group chats in a browser plug-in. Today I want to give you abrief introduction to OTR, or off-the-record...

February 20, 2015

Your Weekly Security Tip: CryptoCat!

Hello GVers! This week we'll look at a simple tool that allows you to chat more securely with your friends and GV colleagues. What is CryptoCat? CryptoCat is a web app...