Amicus brief of the American Assoc. for the Advancement of Science

Provides several more reasons why the crypto export controls are unconsitutional, including violation of the 5th and 14th Amendments and of the Constitutution's "penumbral" privacy guarantees. Very interesting additional arguments that examine not only the rights of the plaintiff, but of his audience, of the scientific community, and and of all potential recipients of plaintiff's encryption software.

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We're glad to see that adoption of HTTPS encryption has skyrocketed. h/t @PardonSnowden

Oct 20 @ 12:42pm

The Student Privacy Pledge stops short of fully protecting students and their information.

Oct 20 @ 10:44am

Snowden's effect on tech? People have adopted better security habits.

Oct 20 @ 10:06am
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