U.S. government seeks Facebook help to wiretap Messenger

via govtslaves.info:

(Reuters) – The U.S. government is trying to force Facebook Inc (FB.O) to break the encryption in its popular Messenger app so law enforcement may listen to a suspect’s voice conversations in a criminal probe, three people briefed on the case said, resurrecting the issue of whether companies can be compelled to alter their products to enable surveillance….


It’s ludicrous to think FB wouldn’t jump at the chance to cooperate in this provided they were offered the right inducements.

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