How to remain secure against NSA surveillance
From Bruce Schneier's article at http://www.theguardian.com/world/201...e-surveillance
Now that we have enough details about how the NSA eavesdrops on the internet, including today's disclosures of the NSA's deliberate weakening of cryptographic systems, we can finally start to figure out how to protect ourselves.
For the past two weeks, I have been working with the Guardian on NSA stories, and have read hundreds of top-secret NSA documents provided by whistleblower Edward Snowden. I wasn't part of today's story – it was in process well before I showed up – but everything I read confirms what the Guardian is reporting.
At this point, I feel I can provide some advice for keeping secure against such an adversary.
You don't need to be a genius to debug a pf.conf firewall ruleset, you just need the guts to run tcpdump