IT Security Pros: Encryption Backdoors Are Election Hacking Risk

    Date 22 Aug 2019
    Category Government
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    Posted By Brittany Day
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    The IT security community overwhelmingly believes that government-mandated encryption backdoors will put countries at a greater risk of election hacking. Are you in agreement? Learn more:

    The IT security community overwhelmingly believes that government-mandated encryption backdoors will putcountries at a greater risk of election hacking, according to newVenafiresearch.

    The security vendor polled over 380 security professionals at Black Hat USA 2019 in Las Vegas earlier this month, following recent comments by attorney general, William Barr.

    The link for this article located at Infosecurity is no longer available.

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