Has it really come down to this? Email security gurus are pulling the plug on their secure email businesses. Silent Server carried out a pre-emptive measure inspired by Lavabit’s tough self-shuttering decision, which of course is a worrying sign for the US-hosted secure communications industry.
Everyone realizes now that data or messages sent over lines or received by equipment which is physically connected to American shores (even if it starts in another country) are NOT truly secure anymore!
So, what are you going to use? Or are you just not going to worry about it — not going to think about how others are reading your mail (watching your habits – analyzing your “metadata”) and just let the courts eventually decide — for there surely are constitutional issues involved!