Thursday December 22, 2016

Encryption Backdoors Are Against US National Interest

Where were these lawmakers when the NSA, FBI and every other agency on the planet was spying on U.S. citizens? It was against national interest back then too. wink

"Any measure that weakens encryption works against the national interest," it said and also noted that encryption is a global technology that is widely and increasingly available. It also said that there are different attitudes to encryption and the going dark phenomenon, and so "there is no one-size-fits-all solution to the encryption challenge." The group said Congress should foster cooperation between the law enforcement community and technology companies.