The joint letter from human rights organizations, eminent cryptographers, tech companies and trade associations takes aim at the FBI's ever-louder calls to ban the use of effective cryptography.
urge you to reject
companies deliberately weaken the
security of their products.
the White House
developing policies that will promote rather than undermine the wide adoption
strong encryption technology.
Such policies will in turn help to
promote and protect
cybersecurity, economic growth, and human rights, both here and abroad.
Strong encryption is
cornerstone of the modern information
Encryption protects billions of people every day against countless threats
to steal our phones and laptops,
r criminals trying to defraud us,
corporate spies trying to obtain our companies’ most valuable trade secrets,
governments trying to stifle dissent, or foreign intelligence age
ncies trying to
and our allies’ most sensitive national security secrets.
EFF Joins Nearly 150 Organizations, Security Experts, and Companies to Urge President Obama to Support Strong Encryption
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