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Mobile Encryption Firm Silent Circle Raises $50 Million

Posted on July 18th, 2016.

Geneva-based Silent Circle, an encrypted communications company specializing in privacy-focused services and software has raised $50 million in a round of funding. Silent Circle, a firm that has notably endeavored to secure mobile communications has revealed that it has raised $50 million in a Series C funding round. Founded in 2012 out...



DarkMail: Silent Circle and Lavabit Combine Forces

Posted on December 31st, 2014.

Lavabit was Edward Snowden’s email provider, and it’s definitely talked about in the past tense; founder Ladar Levison closed up shop rather than knuckle under to an order to give up its private SSL keys. Silent Circle founder Phil Zimmerman is the author of Pretty Good Privacy (PGP), an open source email encryption system...