This page is my attempt to consolidate and summarize some information about the encrypted chat program Cryptocat which is very simple to set up and is extremely easy to use.
Cryptochat is available as extensions for Chrome, Safari, Opera, OSX and Firefox web browsers.
Firefox Users: How to Add Cryptocat to Your Toolbar
The Cryptocat website is https://crypto.cat/ and is physically located in Sweden.
June 2012 Interview with Nadim Kobeissi, creator of Cryptocat.
July 2012 at the HOPE conference This Cute Chat Site Could Save Your Life and Help Overthrow Your Government
The Cryptocat Network Monitor page shows a graph of the past 24 hours usage of Cryptocat worldwide.
- 2 Feb 2014 [FOSDEM 2013] Crypto.cat
- 22 Jan 2014 CryptoCat for 617
- 18 Dec 2013 ASFWS 2013 – Cryptocat: La cryptographie plus facile à utiliser par Kobeissi Nadim
- 22 Jul 2013 Cryptocat: The Social and Technical Challenges of Making Crypto Accessible to Everyone
- 9 Jul 2013 Encrypt your Chats with Cats
- 18 Oct 2012 Nadim Kobeissi Founder of Cryptocat At SHARE Beirut [WamdaTV]
- 1 Oct 2012 Nadim Kobeissi Cryptocat at Google Internet at Liberty 2012
- 19 Apr 2012 CryptoCat: CISPA’s kryptonite?