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5/12/2016
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FBI Chief: Battle Over Encrypted Devices Rages On

Despite dropping its fight with Apple over creating a backdoor to access the iPhone used by one of the San Bernardino shooters, the FBI still plans to pursue access to other encrypted devices and data, said the agency's director.

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5/13/2016 | 7:54:18 AM
Encryption is too important
I can never figure out with these heads of government organisations just don't understand encryption, or wilfully don't care that it's an important facet of so many parts of the world's industries, that breaking it open or banning it makes us all vulnerable.

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