Stronger Locks, Better Security

Cohn, Cindy
http://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2015/11/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!