One of the curious aspects surrounding the Federal Government's encryption bill is why it took Australian firm Senetas — which has technology exports of at least a billion — so long to voice its objections to the draft legislation.
A survey of 4039 Australians has found that nearly 85% of them are deeply worried by the Federal Government's proposed encryption bill, which was introduced in Parliament by Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton on 20 September.
Any measure that permits a government to lay down specifications for the design of Internet systems would cause significant risk to the security, stability and trust of such systems, the Mozilla Foundation has said in a submission about Australia's proposed encryption bill.
Ya, but that's not exactly compares fair either.. NZ has Fiber almost 100 in areas,,, while Australia have fiber to[…]
well, i guess they are if they excluding the "worse" of the bunch.. Isn't that what we all do now-a-days..[…]
It doesn't surprise me one bit not to see Australia on these lists.
Well said, Sam.I back your stance wholeheartedly - it shows an eyes-open approach equally critical of any authoritarianism regardless of[…]
Defensive? I have regularly given the points of view from both sides, the American and the Chinese. Most outlets, in[…]