Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 25th Jul 2013 16:32 UTC
Legal "The U.S. government has attempted to obtain the master encryption keys that Internet companies use to shield millions of users' private Web communications from eavesdropping. These demands for master encryption keys, which have not been disclosed previously, represent a technological escalation in the clandestine methods that the FBI and the National Security Agency employ when conducting electronic surveillance against Internet users." Well. "And where once you had the freedom to object, think, and speak as you saw fit, you now have censors and systems of surveillence coercing your conformity and soliciting your submission." When quoting a work of fiction befits the state of reality better than reality itself, shit has officially hit the fan.
Thread beginning with comment 567948
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
by olejonbj on Thu 25th Jul 2013 17:58 UTC
Member since:

Imagine the Americans if it was revealed that the Chinese government tried to do the same.

Reply Score: 5

RE: Imagine
by phoudoin on Fri 26th Jul 2013 09:18 in reply to "Imagine"
phoudoin Member since:

They probably are trying to do the same.
Oh, wait...


Reply Parent Score: 2