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FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny talking encryption FTC Commissioner Terrell McSweeny: Mandating encryption backdoors 'is a terrible idea'
Terrell McSweeny said that encryption would soon become even more vital as smart devices proliferated.
 an illustration of a computer screen with the House of Representatives logo on it Reps. Will Hurd and Ted Lieu tell their colleagues to up their cybersecurity game
Wouldn't we all feel more comfortable knowing our representative used WhatsApp?
illustration with Tim Cook's face on one side, Modi's face on the other, and an iPhone in the middle Apple's Tim Cook and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently discussed encryption
Modi apparently urged Cook to accept limits on encryption by saying it would help stop cybercrime.
kid behind bars Feds want endless prison sentence for child porn suspect refusing to decrypt hard drives
The man's lawyers say he forgot his password. The government said they don't buy that for a second.
Indiana State Police car Police captain pushing to limit encryption says crypto experts miss the point
'This is not an all-or-nothing zero-sum game.'
An illustration of several mobile devices spread out with the Office of the Director of National Intelligence's logo in the center. U.S. intelligence community says encryption is still a huge problem despite 'don't panic' report
The report does not 'fully account for the realities we face,' an intelligence official said.