Charles Wright

Charles Wright is an assistant professor in the Computer Science Department at Portland State University, specializing in security and privacy.

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How Congress Can De-Escalate the Second Crypto War: Fund Research and Broker a Crypto Armistice

There’s been a flurry of encryption news over the past few months. In February, the National Academies released a report that discussed early-stage research into the design of secure cryptographic systems that would nevertheless allow the government access under certain circumstances (what we’ll call third-party-access systems).