TITLE

Stopping science: The case of cryptography

AUTHOR(S)
Banisar, David
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Summer99, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p253
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the efforts of the United States government to limit the development and availability of cryptography to the public. Efforts of the US National Security Agency and the US Federal Bureau of Investigation to manipulate development of technical standards to facilitate their commands for surveillance; Imposition of export controls on software and hardware that incorporate encryption.
ACCESSION #
2624113

 

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