WIKILEAKS JULIAN ASSANGE IS NOT DEAD! USED CRYPTIC TWEETS TO PREVENT UNRELEASED INFO FROM BEING TAMPERED – HAS THREE EMAIL BOMBSHELL LEAKS TO DROP!
( GIZMODO ) In the absence of context, some users on Twitter, Reddit, and various image boards were quick to speculate that the tweets were the result of a “dead man’s switch,” triggered in the event of Julian Assange’s untimely end.
Much as these tweets provide great fodder for conspiracy speculation, the secret to their meaning is hidden in plain sight. “Pre-commitment” in this case is a references to a cryptographic scheme to prevent unreleased information from being tampered with.
Essentially those unique codes are proof to anyone reading the documents in the future that their contents remain unchanged: alteration to the leaks will likewise alter those 64-character codes.
What remains to be seen is when Wikileaks plans to make these three leaks public, and what they’ll contain.