Wednesday February 13th, 2013 informationliberation.com
America: Extorting Data Access (Wendy McElroy)
U.S. law enforcement wants companies to covertly install so-called computer back doors in the software they produce. This would allow the government to access information on any computer using the software without being detected and without going through an authentication process that protects privacy. As well, the untraceable e-wiretaps would effectively bypass the sticky question of obtaining warrants.