Updates

16 July 2020

Announcing CDR's new Docs Site

Today, we at the Center for Digital Resilience are launching a new documentation site to support our flagship tool, CDR Link. We have developed CDR Link as an open source helpdesk solution that prioritizes privacy and security, and we have been hard at work creating new resources that prospective and current users may consult when they have questions. All of these new resources can be found at https://docs.digiresilience.org.

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13 July 2020

Sunsetting the DSX

The path toward launching the Digital Security Exchange (DSX) started the day after the 2016 election, when many U.S. nonprofits began taking their operational security more seriously. Most of these groups didn’t know who to turn to for help with assessing needs, training staff, implementing best practices, and so on, so we embarked on setting up a helpdesk that would connect those seeking digital security assistance to those who could help.

The result was three years of the Digital Security Exchange. Today we’re announcing we’re retiring the DSX project.

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30 April 2020

Full Text of the Zammad Security Audit

Last month we posted that the good folks at Zammad incorporated a number of findings from our recent audit of their platform into their 3.3.0 release. We’re now pleased to publicly release the full audit.

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12 March 2020

Community-Driven Security Updates are Awesome!

The core of CDR Link is built upon the open-source project Zammad. Zammad is an amazingly flexible bit of technology, allowing for all kinds of ways to import and export data. By default, Zammad is a digital security helpdesk. However, we’ve been exploring and adapting it for many other uses, including as a disinformation data collection platform.

Throughout our process one thing remains central – the integrity and security of what we build and use.

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