The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) is the leading organization defending
civil liberties in the digital world. We defend free speech on the Internet, fight illegal surveillance,
promote the rights of innovators to develop new digital technologies, and work to ensure that the
rights and freedoms we enjoy are enhanced — rather than eroded — as our use of technology grows.
EFF has filed two major lawsuits — one against the government and one against AT&T —
challenging the NSA’s illegal warrantless wiretapping program.
EFF’s Coders’ Rights Project is defending the rights of programmers and security
researchers to publish their findings without fear of legal challenges.
EFF's Patent Busting Project challenges overbroad patents that threaten
EFF is fighting prohibitive standards that would take away your right to receive and use
over-the-air television broadcasts any way you choose.
EFF has developed the Switzerland Network Testing Tool to give individuals the tools to
test for covert traffic filtering.
INTERNATIONAL EFF is working to ensure that international treaties do not restrict our free speech,
privacy or digital consumer rights.
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