U.K. spy agency wants to listen in on encrypted chats

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The U.K. government has an idea for getting around the thorny issue of tech companies creating a backdoor for encrypted services: just let government agents be able to listen in on encrypted communications. That’s the so-called “ghost proposal” being put forward by officials from Britain’s Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), a close surveillance partner of the […]

(via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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