“The Department of Justice continues to pressure tech companies to provide workarounds for law enforcement to access encrypted apps and devices during investigations, even as DOJ officials decline to outline specific proposals that would address longstanding security and privacy concerns.”
“Officials from DOJ and FBI have consistently argued over the past three years that a compromise solution is possible but have not put forth specific ideas or proposals for cybersecurity experts to scrutinize. In his speech, Rosenstein did cite a proposal floated by former Microsoft executive Ray Ozzie earlier this year as one such potential compromise, but acknowledged that he does “not know whether that systems works.” Read the full article here.
Source: DOJ continues push for encrypted comms – By Derek Johnson, November 30, 2018. FCW.