23 octombrie 2019

Indian Govt, Facebook Spar Over Decryption Laws in Top Court

irrawaddy.com

NEW DELHI—India’s government asked Facebook Inc. on Tuesday to help it decrypt private messages on its network, citing national security requirements in a court hearing on privacy rights on social media platforms. India’s Attorney General K.K. Venugopal told the Supreme Court that it was the responsibility of social media companies to share data wherever there was a threat to national security. “A terrorist cannot claim privacy,” Venugopal said. “For Facebook and WhatsApp to say they cannot [...]