The Presidential Commission

Johan Wevers johanw at
Fri Dec 20 22:33:54 CET 2013

On 20-12-2013 16:03, Robert J. Hansen wrote:

> There has been a major development in the U.S. regarding government
> surveillance.  Y'all might enjoy reading the following link.
> Notably for us (but not mentioned in the news article), the commission
> recommended intelligence agencies not be allowed to weaken encryption
> standards.

How major is this? The intelligence agencies seem to be out of control,
not only in the US. I just read this as "they are not allowed to OPENLY
weaken encryption standards and if we cath them someone may be scapegoaded".

ir. J.C.A. Wevers
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