OK so it's not wartime but some readers who travel and work with sensitive material may care to look at Silent Circle, an app that encrypts phone calls and texts. It is beyond logic that after all that we have learned in the past year about the insecurity of mobile communications regulators, corporate IT departments and managements are not on top of the problem.
Knowing that the Chinese have 40,000 individuals who work for the PLA and who’s daily job is to penetrate Western organisations at every level, might, you would think, be a wakeup call but not so far. Corporate rest-of-the-world must develop a digital Cold War attitude to the Chinese and for that matter, all the other black operators out there. People who know tell me Silent Circle is as good as is openly available