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Brazilian Code of Criminal Procedure reform must not undermine encryption

Brazilian Code of Criminal Procedure Reform Working Group: Citizens should be protected from encryption backdoors, massive data collection, and unchecked government hacking June 28, 2021 In light of recent advances in the legislative debate on the reform of the Brazilian Code of Criminal Procedure, the undersigned, which include members of the Global Encryption Coalition – […]

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Breaking Encryption Myths

What the European Commission’s leaked report got wrong about online security In September 2020, a draft European Commission report called “Technical solutions to detect child sexual abuse in end-to-end encrypted communications” was leaked.1 The report gave an analysis of different ways to spot illegal content in private communications that use end-to-end encryption. Encryption is one […]

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EDRi Open Letter: Civil society views on defending privacy while preventing criminal acts

Read the full text of EDRi’s letter here.https://edri.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/20201020-EDRi-Open-letter-CSAM-and-encryption-FINAL.pdf

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CDT, GPD and Internet Society Reject Time-Worn Argument for Encryption Backdoors

Rehashing time-worn arguments, law enforcement officials of member countries of the “Five-Eyes” intelligence alliance, plus India and Japan, last weekend called on companies to create backdoors to their encrypted devices and services to provide law enforcement with exceptional access. The Internet Society, Global Partners Digital, and the Center for Democracy & Technology (CDT), members of […]