Wickr in the news
February 4, 2018
By Joel Wallenstrom
Most applications used to run our businesses and government are built to collect and process our data rather than to protect it. Having those in critical positions and with access to sensitive information do business on email or any app designed to make data accessible rather than secure means risks.
December 14, 2017
Traditional methods of securing valuable business and personal data are an arms race without winners. It’s time for a new strategy and platforms that enable data minimization and ensure that adversaries are kept out.
January 19, 2018
By Joel Wallenstrom
It is time to accelerate the adoption of end-to-end encryption by our elected officials to ensure the integrity of our democratic institutions.
December 30, 2017
By Kevin Smith
If you're concerned about your privacy or just want to send self-destructive encrypted messages, this is the app for you.
December 22, 2017
By Rob Marvin
Communications security should be a priority for businesses both from an investment standpoint, looking at secure collaboration platforms to share valuable and private information, and from a policy perspective, to place stricter controls around what communications are kept and for how long to reduce the exposure when a breach occurs.”—Joel Wallenstrom, CEO of Wickr
December 20, 2017
With communications among the top targets for attackers looking to gain unauthorized access to businesses and government systems, Wickr’s screen sharing tool is aimed at providing a secure sharing solution for organizations that utilize digital collaboration in the workplace, such as video conferencing or screen sharing.
December 9, 2017
There are plenty of other ways to communicate securely. Unlike Signal, messaging apps like Wire, Threema, and Wickr allow you to sign up without tying your account to a phone number, a significant feature for those seeking some level of anonymity in addition to security.