Wednesday, March 14, 2018

At least the kittens won't be harmed

from here (image source)

The more the FBI whines about encryption, the ridiculous they seem.

The "Going Dark" problem can be solved, but the FBI is barking up the wrong tree. The solution is old-school trade-craft like they would have used before the digital revolution gave us communication tools that were accidentally able to let anyone listen in. That means planting bugs and developing human assets inside organizations they're investigating, not stamping their feet and demanding evidence be given to them on a silver platter.