I aggree with JP Béland: the computer security obviously affects the
Wikimedia users, but imho we shouldn’t do more than we can and let the
responsability of their own security to the users -- although we should
contribute for a decent security.
For the specific topic you brought about
While the trickling release of Edward Snowden's revelations from bad to
worse in weekly incremental steps has been enormously effective in swaying
public opinion, it has made formulating a meaningful response very
A few weeks ago we learned that the FBI has been purchasing personal
I'm not sure what is your point here. How exactly readers of Wikimedia
projects are at risk here because of that story? Are you trying to say it
is the Foundation responsibility to protect the readers from the
vulnerabilities of their operating systems?
2013/8/19 James Salsman