Posted February 23rd, 2016.
Microsoft co-founder and former CEO Bill Gates has voiced his opinion on the encryption debate surrounding an FBI demand seeking Apple to create a backdoor for an iPhone belonging to one of the terrorists in the San Bernadino shooting. It’s an opinion that’s bound to surprise many. In a rare instance of a tech community veteran agreeing...
Posted January 23rd, 2016.
In recent months, we’ve learned governments believe there should exist backdoors in tech’s biggest products. We’ve also learned, recently, they’re no hypocrites: the UK government’s official voice encryption protocol has a glaring backdoor allowing security services to eavesdrop, according to new research. The UK government planned to...