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Internet Society Demands G20 Nations Back Full Encryption of the Internet
« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2017, 02:41:21 AM »
Internet Society Demands G20 Nations Back Full Encryption of the Internet
11 April 2017, 2:16 am

While some governments would really like a way to kill encryption when it suits them, the Internet Society is calling for the full encryption of the Internet. 

In a blog post addressed to the leaders of the G20 economies, the Internet Society complains about the fact that securing the digital world is becoming associated more and more often with restricting access to law enforcement. 

Kathryn Brown, ISOC CEO, argues that the digital economy will continue to thrive and generate opportunities for citizens only if the Internet is strong, secure, and trusted; something that can only be obtained through encryption. "Without this foundation, the global digital economy is at risk," she says. 

One of the topics on the agenda at the next G20 meeting in July is the spread of digital technology and its impact on economic growth.

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Source: Softpedia News / Security

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