France & Germany Want Access To Encrypted User Data

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Interior ministers of France and Germany held a joint press conference last week in Paris to call upon the European Commission to put into place a new law that would grant government agencies in the EU access to encrypted data to aid in investigations. The idea should sound familiar as …

Sources: Ministère de l’intérieur, Politico

Photo: Pierre [Flickr]

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