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'Govt will not pass laws to ban encryption' – Baroness Shields

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Re: Where are we getting "banning encryption" from?

Mandatory key disclosure doesn't guarantee that a message can be read by the authorities. The penalty for non-disclosure might be significantly less onerous than that for any crime revealed to have been committed if the key is disclosed. Guess what people will do under such circumstances.

Encryption circumventing malware? Maybe.

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