Tagged With homomorphic encryption

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Plenty of ink and pixels have been, and will continue to be, spilt over the government's plan to force technology companies to hand over encrypted data without creating backdoors into systems or somehow weakening privacy provisions. Already, we've heard that the government could make laws that trump the laws of mathematics and there are plenty of critics as to whether the government's plans could make things a lot worse for everyone while making bugger all difference to criminals. But is there a solution?

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

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Plenty of ink and pixels have been, and will continue to be, spilt over the government's plan to force technology companies to hand over encrypted data without creating backdoors into systems or somehow weakening privacy provisions. Already, we've heard that the government could make laws that trump the laws of mathematics and there are plenty of critics as to whether the government's plans could make things a lot worse for everyone while making bugger all difference to criminals. But is there a solution?