Encryption

The Incredible Breadth of Feinstein-Burr

By Paul Rosenzweig
Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 6:09 PM

As noted by Susan last week, a draft of the Feinstein-Burr encryption bill has been leaked to the press.  The bill is, predictably, being panned by the tech community.  One reason for the derision is the apparent overbreadth of the bill's provisions, which are captured in this graphic:

 

It is not clear at all if the breadth is intended, or accidental.  Either explanation is problematic.  HT to Isaac Potoczny-Jones for the graphic.