Five Eyes, India and Japan demand ways to access WhatsApp, other encrypted apps

//Five Eyes, India and Japan demand ways to access WhatsApp, other encrypted apps

Five Eyes, India and Japan demand ways to access WhatsApp, other encrypted apps

The “Five Eyes” intelligence alliance has demanded that tech companies insert “backdoors” in encrypted apps to allow law enforcement agencies the access they say they need to police online criminality.The top justice officials of Australia, Britain, Canada, New Zealand and the United States said in a statement released on Sunday that the growth of end-to-end encrypted apps that make official oversight impossible – like Signal, Telegram, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp – “pose significant…

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