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Deep Dive into Crypto “Exceptional Access” Mandates: Effective or Constitutional—Pick One

Authors: and

Published: August 2015

URL: https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2015/08/deep-dive-crypto-exceptional-access-mandates-effective-or-constitutional-pick-one

Tags: 2010s CALEA

Abstract: Readers of these pages will be familiar with the debate going on between government officials and technologists around the world about law enforcement’s perceived need to access the content of any and all encrypted communications.[fn]This debate often combines and indeed confuses encryption of…