Internet firms to be banned from offering unbreakable encryption under new laws

    Date03 Nov 2015
    CategoryCryptography
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell

    Internet and social media companies will be banned from putting customer communications beyond their own reach under new laws to be unveiled on Wednesday.

    Companies such as Apple, Google and others will no longer be able to offer encryption so advanced that even they cannot decipher it when asked to, the Daily Telegraph can disclose.

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