If you needed another confirmation that government-mandated backdoors in US encryption products would only serve to damage US companies' competitiveness without actually bringing much benefit to the country's security, you only need to look at a recent report by security researchers Bruce Schneier, Kathleen Seidel, and Saranya Vijayakumar.
For a while now the US intelligence and law enforcement community has been complaining about the rise of end-to-end encryption, and how it will prevent them from tracking terrorists and other criminals.
Tails is a live operating system, that you can start on almost any computer from a DVD, USB stick, or SD card.
In case you missed it, Fortinet announced last week that the recently discovered FortiOS SSH backdoor - or, as they call it, "a management authentication issue" - has been found by its Product Security Incident Response team also on some versions of FortiSwitch, FortiAnalyzer and FortiCache.
Private, highly-sensitive employee information, including banking details, HR files and personal healthcare records, is at risk.
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