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Kia Kokalitcheva Feb 16, 2017
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Confide defends messaging app's security

Confide

Confide, an ephemeral messaging app, has become popular among government operatives, as Axios reported last week. But now the app's encryption—how it ensures messages can't be intercepted by outsiders—is under question.

While the company claims that its app offers "military-grade encryption," some experts aren't so sure that it's as secure as it sounds.