BBCR4 on Crypto-wars today at 13:30

Roland Perry lists at
Tue Mar 18 09:20:02 GMT 2014

In article <53275AD9.8010603 at>, Wendy M. Grossman 
<wendyg at> 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".
Roland Perry

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