The Federal security service of the Russian Federation issued a decree, which prescribed ways of providing encryption keys for reading custom messages in the Network.
photo: Gennady Cherkasov
Referred to in the order is that of “organizer dissemination of information” must provide the encryption key (information necessary for decoding of messages transmitted through the Network) on request on request “authorized units”.
In the end, the organizer of the dissemination of information should provide the FSB relevant information, either on magnetic media by mail (in the form of an electronic communication by e-mail, or arrange direct access to “authorized units of information to decode”.
Recall that the necessity of the order was caused by the so-called “Spring package” prescribed requirements for the surveillance of special services for user information in the Network. Develop ways fees the encryption keys of the FSB requested the President of the Russian Federation.
Read how the FSB wants to deal with the “unregulated Internet”.
Recall that most modern messengers (in particular Telegram) encryption is performed directly on the user’s end device, so the transfer of encryption keys is not feasible technically.Related posts: