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Lavabit Owner Confirms It Was Invested for Snowden Leak

  • Engadget, Monday, June 27, 2016 5:37 AM
Lavabit, the now defunct encrypted email provider, has confirmed that the company was investigated as part of Edward Snowden's leaks. While the news was generally known, but Lavabit had been under a gag order to confirm that the were part of the investigation. Authorities wanted the company to share an encryption key to expose all 410,000 Lavabit customers, but the founder shut down the service instead.

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  1. Paula Mauro from AHIMA, June 27, 2016 at 12:10 p.m.

    Or confirms it was "investigated"?

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