Stronger Locks, Better Security
Publisher: Electronic Frontier Foundation
Date Written: 25/11/2015
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX18472
What if, in response to the terrorist attacks in Paris, or cybersecurity attacks on companies and government agencies, the FBI had come to the American people and said: In order to keep you safe, we need you to remove all the locks on your doors and windows and replace them with weaker ones. It's because, if you were a terrorist and we needed to get to your house, your locks might slow us down or block us entirely. So Americans, remove your locks! And American companies: stop making good locks!