World Press Freedom Day: organizations join forces to save encryption

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As governments around the globe search to discover a stability between privateness and public security on-line, encryption is more and more below assault in lots of democracies.

The On-line Security Invoice within the UK is only one side of the story. EU Chat Management, the Lawful Entry to Encrypted Knowledge Act and the EARN IT Act within the US, the Surveillance Laws Modification Act in Australia, the C26 Invoice in Canada: these are all makes an attempt to undermine encrypted communications to facilitate legislation enforcement investigations.