How restrictions on encryption chill freedom of expression

How restrictions on encryption chill freedom of expression

  • Room 1

    14.45 - 15.30

The global debate is raging over encryption in the digital sphere. Some governments have claimed that technologies that enable users to communicate securely and protect their private information, like encryption, pose threats to national security. Others believe such policies restrict privacy and chill speech, limiting online freedom. What policies have been proposed to require encryption vulnerabilities? What are local and global impacts?

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