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Julian Sanchez / Cato Institute:
NSA Director fails to understand the dangerous long-term consequences of crypto backdoors in real world software   —  What NSA Director Mike Rogers Doesn't Get About Encryption  —  At a New America Foundation conference on cybersecurity Monday, NSA Director Mike Rogers gave an interview that …
Mar 1, 2015, 12:05 PMIn context
Julian Sanchez / Cato Institute:
Why dire predictions of the perils of Apple removing its backdoor to user data on iOS are misguided   —  Old Technopanic in New iBottles  —  Gather around young'uns: Back in the antediluvean early 90s, when the digital world was young, a motley group of technologists and privacy advocates fought …
Sep 27, 2014, 4:50 AMIn context
Julian Sanchez / Cato Institute:
Untappable Apple or DEA Disinformation?   —  Tech news site CNET has an interesting, but I suspect somewhat misleading, story today suggesting that text messages sent via Apple's iMessage service—an Internet-based alternative to traditional cell phone SMS text messages—are “impossible to intercept” by law enforcement.
Apr 6, 2013, 1:55 AMIn context
Timothy B. Lee / Cato Institute:
The Durable Internet: Preserving Network Neutrality without Regulation   —  Timothy B. Lee, an adjunct scholar at the Cato Institute, is pursuing a Ph.D. in computer science at Princeton University  —  An important reason for the Internet's remarkable growth over the last quarter century is the …
Nov 12, 2008, 2:05 PMIn context
Jim Harper / Cato Institute:
L-1: The Technology Company in Your Pocket   —  Market processes drive companies like Google, Facebook, telecom providers, and ISPs to balance privacy with other consumer interests.  Whether their practices are satisfactory or not, equally powerful threats to privacy lurk in more obscure corners of the technology world.
May 12, 2008, 6:35 PMIn context
Timothy B. Lee / cato.org:
Circumventing Competition: The Perverse Consequences of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act   —  Timothy B. Lee is a policy analyst at the Show-Me Institute in St. Louis.  He holds a degree in computer science from the University of Minnesota and is the science and technology editor …
Mar 21, 2006, 5:55 PMIn context

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