RSA: Panel calls NSA access to encryption keys a bad idea
The government wants “back door” access to encryption keys – for the sake of security. Cryptographers who design the keys, and much of the public, think this is a bad idea – for the sake of privacy. At the 2015 RSA conference, Weizmann’s Prof. Adi Shamir (the “S” in RSA) and others talk about security, ransomware, and whether safety is possible.
April 22, 2015