1 Minute Articles
These are seven, no … Nine! life saving features of the Session messaging app:
Number One – End to End Encryption
All communications are encyrpted on the device and decrypted by the recipient’s device.
Number Two – No Phone Numbers
Session uses unique IDs instead of phone numbers to create accounts.
Number Three – No Data Breaches
Decentralization means attacks and hacks are almost impossible.
Number Four – No Digital Footprints
The app strips out all metadata, and leaves no footprints or fingerprinting.
Number Five – Open Source Software
Open source means no backdoors and regular community-based audits.
Number Six – Censorship Resistant
Authoritarian governments cannot ban or censor session.
Number Seven – Encrypted Group Chats
Closed group chats are end-to-end encyrpted and support up to 100 members.
Number Eight – Encrypted File Attachments
File attachments are encrypted, just like any other message.
Number Nine – Onion Routing
Layers of servers strip metadata as it goes.
Freedom of Privacy … is a basic and fundamental human right. You have to keep fighting to keep it.