Telegram has gained a reputation as the “secure” communications app in the post-Soviet states, but whenever you make choices about your digital security, it’s important to start by asking yourself, “What exactly am I securing? And who am I securing it from?” If you are in Ukraine or Russia, here is what you need to know about Telegram.
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When Freedom Convoy tried to set up groups on Telegram, they kept getting infiltrated to the point where it was hard to know what was truth or even who official admins were.

@linzilla@lemmy.ml
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that’s pretty much true to any foss community

@a_Ha@lemmy.ml
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2 weeks ago Ukraine was switching to “Signal”

main lemmy..ml post :

“Traffic to Signal exceeded Telegram in Ukraine for the first time”, reports (…hum…) product here

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