The EU’s proposed regulations don’t align with existing technology. They’re likely to fail – or to break the internet as we know it.
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Facebook is planning to put end-to-end encryption on all its messaging services soon. But governments aren’t happy about it, as it could make it harder to catch criminals.
Scholars dig in to the debate on whether police should be able to defeat or circumvent encryption systems.
The FBI and police officials say they need to decrypt secure communications to fight crime. But they have other options, and modern threats make clear the importance of strong encryption.
Governments’ efforts to weaken communications security undermine and distract from the need to protect the real weak points in our online communications.