The recently published Rule (Wassenaar Arrangement 2015 Plenary Agreements Implementation, Removal of Foreign National Review Requirements, and Information Security Updates) has made changes to the EAR including to Category 5 Part 2 (C5P2).
The following is a list of updates made to C5P2 and the License Exceptions that apply to C5P2.
This enhanced security adds some delay only to the opening of encrypted partitions without any performance impact to the application use phase.
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The opt-in feature allows users to encrypt their messages so that no one can read them except the two people on either end of a conversation—not even Facebook or law enforcement or intelligence agencies.
It also offers the possibility to convert True Crypt containers and non-system partitions to Vera Crypt format. It fixes many regressions found in version 1.20 and it brings Free BSD support. Please check the release notes for the complete list of fixes. It brings bug fixes, performance enhancements and new features.
It is also the first version to include local HTML documentation instead of the usual User Guide PDF.
The feature also allows senders to choose a Snapchat-style expiration time for messages, ranging from five seconds to one day.
Only users who have updated the app can send or receive encrypted, time-sensitive messages, so be sure to update now.
Facebook Messenger's new layer of encryption has to be enabled manually for every conversation, rather than being switched on by default, as it is in the Signal app or in Whats App.