It’s a dumb idea for the UK government to try and break encryption, but it’ll still try – The Verge

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The UK government wants to compromise WhatsApp’s encryption. It’s a familiar demand that we’ve seen before in the US and in the UK, but despite the technical ignorance of politicians and the myths used to push this policy, we need to take the debate …
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