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German govt says no plans to force state access to encrypted messenger services

Tuesday 18 June 2019 | 09:25 CET | News

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The government follows the principle of "security through encryption and security despite encryption," said a spokesperson to the news agency Dpa. However, the providers would have to allow "state access as a statutory exception". A draft bill has not been written yet, the spokesperson said.  

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Countries: Germany
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