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UK Rips Facebook’s Encryption Plan for Messenger, Saying It Would Impede Efforts to Stop Child Sexual Abuse

By Robert Bateman

The U.K. government has hit Facebook’s plan to implement end-to-end encryption on its Messenger platform, claiming the move would hamper efforts to combat child sexual abuse. 

But experts told Digital Privacy News that the government’s alternative proposals were technically infeasible and would pose an unacceptable risk to privacy.