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Encryption bill draft muddled, imposing

Teri Robinson, Associate Editor April 11, 2016 Encryption bill draft muddled, imposing A “discussion draft” of a long-anticipated encryption bill sponsored by Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-N.C.) and meant to compel tech companies to comply with government requests to crack smart encrypted devices seized during investigations made its

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Feinstein, Burr Draft Encryption Bill Would Require Tech Companies To Decrypt Messages Under Court Order

Feinstein, Burr Draft Encryption Bill Would Require Tech Companies To Decrypt Messages Under Court Order BY MICHAEL LEARMONTH  ON 04/08/16 AT 1:19 PM UPDATE: 6:50 p.m. EDT — More responses emerged Friday evening after a leak of a draft encryption bill by Sens. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., and Richard Burr, R-N.C. Reuters reported Friday that Kevin Bankston,

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ZixCorp CEO weighs in on the encryption battle

TECHFLASH ZixCorp CEO weighs in on the encryption battle Apr 7, 2016, 10:29am CDT Updated Apr 7, 2016, 11:19am CDT The encryption debate over access to an iPhone continues to rage in the aftermath of the Dec. 2, San Bernardino shootings, where 14 people were killed and 22 were seriously injured at the Inland Regional

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Despite FBI Propaganda, Americans Love Encryption

Despite FBI Propaganda, Americans Love Encryption Recent study reveals that 95% of Americans would want strong encryption to secure their data while online Mar 21, 2016 12:29 GMT  ·  By Catalin Cimpanu In spite of the massive propaganda from both sides after the San Bernardino shooter iPhone scandal, most Americans understand the crucial role encryption

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US citizens support encryption even when they don’t use it

US citizens support encryption even when they don’t use it 21/03/2016 By Alasdair Gilchrist, alasdair.gilchrist@gmail.com SECURITY NEWS A study by Zix Corporation has revealed how internet users in the United States view encryption. The Qualtrics-conducted study, which surveyed more than 500 people in the United States over the age of 18, revealed that the overwhelming

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The Apple-FBI Encryption Fight Has Been a Long Time Coming

The Apple-FBI Encryption Fight Has Been a Long Time Coming Tech firms have hastened their use of encryption in recent years, so it’s no surprise tensions are coming to a head. By Tom Risen | Staff Writer March 21, 2016, at 2:09 p.m. The fight between Apple and the FBI over unlocking the iPhone of

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Android, iOS on Opposite Sides of Encryption Divide

Android, iOS on Opposite Sides of Encryption Divide By Jack M. Germain • LinuxInsider • ECT News Network Mar 18, 2016 10:17 AM PT Consumers’ understanding of what encryption does apparently doesn’t determine whether they use the technology, with iPhone owners much more likely to use encryption than Android users. Most Android phones are not

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Survey finds encryption considered a positive measure

Survey finds encryption considered a positive measure March 17, 2016 As the debate around encryption plays out in headlines and courtrooms, a large majority of participants in a new study overwhelmingly said they view encryption as positive. When asked what word they most associate withencryption, nearly three-quarters (72 percent) of respondents chose “security,” while 24

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