A list of all the projects we've supported since 2012
Critical web infrastructure updates
A protocol for distributed data persistence and threshold-based consensus, Dark Crystal has multiple possible applications in security-oriented tools.
Secure UX Design Method
Developing a how-to guide for researchers, engineers, product managers, designers, and teams who are working with highly at-risk communities.
Creating an open source app store customized for MENA region users
Security Training and Support for LGBTIQ Communities and Allies in Indonesia
Providing holistic digital security training for LGBTIQ organizations in Indonesia
Evolving Censorship Evasion Strategies
This project seeks to automate the censorship circumvention process, training AI to quickly test and learn viable circumvention techniques.
5G and Human Rights
This project will analyze the societal risks of network virtualization and autonomation in new digital communication infrastructures.
Creating an independently-verifiable path from source code to software
Developing an open source library that offers tools for offline-network communication based on sending data through BlueTooth, WiFi, and ultrasonic-sound …
Improving the digital security of independent media and human rights organizations by developing and deploying censorship-resistant WireGuard-based VPN co…
Building networked apps that can remain connected in the event of a complete Internet shutdown
Azerbaijan Internet Watch
This project will address the large information gap that currently exists around critical developments related to Internet freedom in Azerbaijan, which ha…
A multi-platform, secure, anonymous internet-independent WiFi communication application for and by people in repressive countries
Digital Security Skill-Building for Grassroots NGOs in Mexico
Improving long-term digital security practices for at-risk groups in Mexico
Helping document and monitor security interventions
The DEfO project will work on Encrypted Server Name Indication (ESNI) for the OpenSSL library - the most commonly used software for providing TLS encrypti…
Building a more secure, accessible and resilient WireGuard VPN protocol
Helping human rights organizations in repressive contexts better utilize Tahoe-LAFS, an open source, secure option for file storage, sharing, and manageme…
Slowdowns as Censorship
Measuring and countering throttling as a censorship mechanism