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Governments failing to protect online encryption - UN

Tuesday 11 September 2018 | 10:02 CET | News
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Citizens in many countries including Russia, China, Iran, Turkey, Pakistan and Britain cannot count on keeping their online conversations private, reports Reuters, citing a study for the UN Human Rights Council by special rapporteur Joseph Cannataci. The digital privacy rights expert accused governments of neglecting or ignoring their duty to protect online encryption. "Since 2015, states have intensified their efforts to weaken encryption used in widely available communications products and services," said Cannataci.

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