The Eleventh HOPE (2016): "SecureDrop: Two Years On and Beyond" (DVD)
Friday, July 22, 2016: 9:00 pm (Lamarr): Two years ago, Freedom of the Press Foundation introduced HOPE to their just-launched SecureDrop project, the open-source whistleblower submission system for journalists and news organizations that was originally created by the late Aaron Swartz. Now over three dozen news organizations around the world are using SecureDrop, and they’ve learned a ton about how journalists and sources interact securely. This talk will share a lot of this information for the first time. How is SecureDrop working in newsrooms? What challenges and threats does the system face? And what does the next generation SecureDrop look like?