Why Isn’t Telegram End-to-End Encrypted by Default? https://telegra.ph/Why-Isnt-Telegram-End-to-End-Encrypted-by-Default-08-14
@angristan but what if
@espectalll hi, I didn't know you were back
@angristan I'm not 💯% active! I still have a bit more to work on but I missed being here and I just wasn't doing that well anyway
@angristan Ok cool but add me on tele
@angristan yeah, yeah, but before doing that - why not encrypt backup with user password? Isn't that what WhatsApp does? (I mean, both are shit security wise but still) The hell it matters where it's stored if no one can read it without a key?
@angristan also I *had* to install WhatsApp few days ago and no, backup is not enabled by default and I don't know many people who will go and dig into settings to enable it
Why does he keep saying that Signal can't/doesn't backup chats? That is a complete fabrication. It makes very secure, on device backups several times per day. They are tricky to manage/restore, but I do it sometimes and it works fine.