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EastWest Institute, NAS issue eagerly awaited reports on encryption policy

February 15, 2018 |
Mariam Baksh
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The EastWest Institute -- a nonpartisan international think tank including industry, academia and former senior government officials -- is recommending two policy options for resolving the long-running impasse between law enforcement and privacy advocates around encryption of consumer devices, both of which would likely require changes to law.

The recommendations are described in a report released today in advance of the 2018 Munich Security Conference, and as the National Academy of Sciences released its own report outlining a...

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