Bye Bye Encryption! I guess!
@null0x0 They can all suck on my PGP and OTP.
@null0x0 You can't stop math. That law would be a joke. It'll just get ignored.
@danuker you can't stop maths but you can restrict tools and knowledge being shared.
@null0x0 I suppose, to some extent. But how does this law not conflict with the US freedom of speech?
@danuker because it will not directly effect freedom of speech i.e. a enforcing backdoor law doesn't not stop you from ranting about govt or anyone else directly but it allows third parties to monitor you lol.
@null0x0 Oh, I see. So, they could build an end-to-end-encrypted system, but be forced to make the client app phone home in parallel.
@null0x0 This might fit the bill, if you think a phone spying on everything you say " would be highly offensive to a reasonable man." http://www.dmlp.org/legal-guide/elements-intrusion-claim/
@danuker no but they will allow govt agencies to have a backdoor access to the encrypted streams like what they do with Luggages, a key for you and a key for Luggages.
@null0x0 But why do this? Why can't they just make like Facebook and Google, and plop a server in the middle, and not have end-to-end encryption?
@danuker because they can't do it without security issues.
@null0x0 Do you mean the risk of someone hacking Facebook or Google?
If so, how can they keep the "Luggage" key un-copied?
@danuker same issue haha! It's unsafe to have backdoor hence EFF and other organisations are not happy with this.
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