If you haven’t heard of Nym before, you can learn more about it in this review:
📽️ Chaos Communication Congress in Germany | December, 2019
The Chaos Communication Congress is an annual conference organized by the Chaos Computer Club. The congress features a variety of lectures and workshops on technical and political issues related to security, cryptography, privacy and online freedom of speech. It is considered one of the largest events of this kind, alongside the DEF CON in Las Vegas.
A technical presentation of the project by Harry Halpin, Nym’s CEO:
📽️ An Introduction to Privacy and Anonymous Communication | December, 2019
In this video Nym team members Dave Hrycyszyn, Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Ania Piotrowska, Head of Research, talk about the basics of privacy in a holistic perspective, starting with anonymity and unlinkability. They also offer advice and hands-on work with mix-networks (Loopix), anonymous credentials (Nym), and other systems.
You can also read this medium post that was published upon the Nym alpha Mixnet testnet launch and describes Nym’s functionality, its technical details and provides a brief history of privacy systems.
How mixnets compare to Tor and VPNs.— Nym (@nymproject) January 6, 2020
The NYM mixnet addresses the vulnerabilities for traffic analysis that the others do not by adding timing obfuscation, cover traffic, and multiple hops.
Learn more on how NYM is working to solve the privacy problem: https://t.co/kgLvLf8vtu pic.twitter.com/WNiIf1OFyj
Nym Privacy Workshop at ETHBerlin | August, 2019
5 members of the Nym team analyze what each one of them have built and discuss their roles within the project. The video also includes the presentation of a transaction made within the test environment of the Nym wallet demo in order to generate anonymous authentication credentials.