Skip to main content

Do the feds have your password?

EFF IN THE NEWS
July 29, 2013

But privacy experts are concerned the feds may be overreaching by collecting password information, saying it could lead to serious problems for abuse.

"When the government is asking a provider to unencrypt and unlock all of its accounts in order to get access to one specific account, then that compromises the security of all of the users," said Hanni Fakhoury, an attorney with the Electronic Frontier Foundation in San Francisco.

Friday, July 26, 2013
KCRA
JavaScript license information