From The Financial Times’s report on yesterday’s Apple/FBI hearing before Congress:
“Our job is simply to tell people there is a problem,” Mr Comey
said. “If there are warrant-proof spaces in American life, what
does that mean and what are the costs of that?” He added: “The
tools we use to keep you safe are becoming less and less
There have always been “warrant-proof places” containing information inaccessible to law enforcement: our minds. I support the right to use unbreakable encryption for the same reason I support Fourth and Fifth Amendment rights, especially the right to remain silent.
★ Wednesday, 2 March 2016