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Congress Mulls Stiff Crypto Laws

Authors: McCullagh, Declan

Published: September 2001

URL: https://www.wired.com/2001/09/congress-mulls-stiff-crypto-laws/

Tags: 2000s 9/11 Crypto Wars Crypto Wars II National Security Terrorism

Abstract: Some lawmakers say encryption laws can let terrorists plot attacks such as Tuesday’s assaults on the East Coast. Congress is considering a crypto-crackdown. Declan McCullagh reports from Washington.