Monday, June 5, 2017

London attack reignites question of tech privacy v. security

Following the latest terrible attack in the UK on London Bridge and Borough Market, PM Theresa May attacked major tech firms calling for them to no longer provide a space for terrorist ideology to grow and cause more terrorist acts to occur. Google, FB, and Twitter responded that they have been and continue to work hard to limit such hate. Government officials and some researchers believe tech companies could do more for security than loss of privacy. Some specialists believe it only matters so much as most of the terrorist communications are already moving into darker areas of the net and using encryption more than normal online means of online communication. Read more about it here http://www.bbc.com/news/business-40149649

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