[Internet Society Blogs] Weakening encryption might be an easy fix, but counterproductive in the long-run

The debate on encryption in the EU has followed a familiar path in pitting national security against concerns about civil liberties and privacy. On the one hand, Governments and intelligence agencies have increasingly claimed that the widespread use of encryption could threaten national security.

Frédéric Donck

http://www.internetsociety.org/blog/europe-bureau/2017/07/weakening-encryption-might-be-easy-fix-counterproductive-long-run