When Will We Take Security Experts Seriously On Encryption?
Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory recently warned against leaving backdoors in modern encryption.By Evan Thomas | July 8, 2015
The fight for public access to strong cryptography got a shot in the arm this week, thanks to a new letter from a crypto nerd A-list at MIT.
Security experts and computer scientists from MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, or CSAIL, say we need to be very careful with any new restrictions on today's fast-moving Internet. (Video via MITCSAIL)
"The damage that could be caused by law enforcement exceptional access requirements would be even greater today than it would have been 20 years ago," the authors wrote.