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"Murphy was an optimist!"

FBI to get veto power over PC software May 22, 2006 12:37 pm

Posted by Doug McCaughan in : News, Of Interest, Politics, Technology, Touchy Subjects, United States
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Still think this country is as free as it used to be?

unelected bureaucrats at the commission have decreeed that Americans don’t have the right to use software such as Skype or PGPfone if it doesn’t support mandatory backdoors for wiretapping

[Source] Link thanks to Tom Maszerowski

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1. Latte Man - May 22, 2006

Damn! Just what I needed to hear. Thanks for the link (no really). Can this administration be moved out quick enough for anybody to have any privacy left?

2. djuggler - May 22, 2006

It’s going to be a long 2 years. I just hope their damage isn’t too irreversible.