Lain Thought on End-To-End Encryption with AP Characteristics for a New Era

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Reading encryption papers so you don't have to

The fediverse has been buzzing with talk about end-to-end encryption. In this (quite long) article, I’ll try to explain what E2EE is, what some common approaches to it are in the instant messaging space, and what I think would be the best way to use it on the fediverse.

(Note: Pictures are just there to break up the boredom. A hotel bar.)