Over the weekend more excerpts and analysis from James Comey's book, "A Hughes Loyalty" hit the media. And while much of the coverage focusses on his descriptions of the US President and his government, there were some other tidbits in there. In particular, there are some comments Comey made comments regarding the disconnect been the FBI and tech community with regards to encryption. And those comments are important when it comes to legislation that is an advanced stage of development here.
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Attorney-General George Brandis, and the Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, Peter Dutton are heading to Ottawa to meet with Australia's Five-Eyes counterparts. According to a statement made by Senator Brandis "...the use by terrorists of cyberspace is an issue of critical concern to intelligence and law enforcement agencies. Australia will lead the discussion of ways to address this issue; in particular the involvement of industry in thwarting the encryption of terrorist messaging". But, as usual, how they might do this is a mystery.