BBCR4 on Crypto-wars today at 13:30
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Tue Mar 18 09:20:02 GMT 2014
In article <53275AD9.8010603 at pelicancrossing.net>, Wendy M. Grossman
<wendyg at pelicancrossing.net> writes
>> I thought the Crypto Wars were about making its usage legal, at all. Not
>> about who could ask criminals to open their safe with the evidence inside.
>Not in the UK. There was a significant push for key escrow and licensed
>trusted third parties in the UK - the govt imagined we'd want banks to
>serve in that function because we trusted them. There were big debates
>about those, and also whether you could be compelled to hand over your key.
How about "making its continued use illegal, unless you subscribed to an
approved key escrow system".
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