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The NSA’s Split-Key Encryption Proposal is Not Serious

Authors: Joseph Lorenzo Hall

Published: April 2015

URL: https://cdt.org/insights/the-nsas-split-key-encryption-proposal-is-not-serious/

Tags: 2010s Backdoors Backdoors-Feasibility Center for Democracy and Technology Foreign Concerns Going Dark

Abstract: The US Government has been busy on the encryption front in both positive and negative ways. On the positive front, there is a major effort underway to move all government websites to HTTPS; I’ll discuss that in a future post. But on the problematic and negative side of the ledger, we once again turn to …