- The hearing will examine the perspectives of law enforcement, industry, and security and privacy advocates with respect to encryption and cybersecurity for mobile electronic communication devices.
- In September of last year, Apple and Google, the largest mobile phone system operators in the United States, announced that they would implement increased security measures on their products in an attempt to strengthen privacy and data security. However, these developments were met with concern from some law enforcement entities, such as the Federal Bureau of Investigation, who are concerned that an inability to access this information will hinder investigatory efforts.
New America's Open Technology Institute
Executive Assistant Director
Science and Technology Branch, Federal Bureau of Investigation, US Department of Justice
Suffolk County, Massachusetts
Application Developers Alliance
Associate Professor, Computer and Information Science
School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Pennsylvania