.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....
EDITORIAL: Encrypted smartphones good way to keep government, hackers from violating privacy

Some photos that were meant to be private were recently hacked off several celebrities’ cell phones and published on the Internet, causing the celebrities embarrassment and a feeling that their privacy had been violated.

Now some companies that make the operating systems for such phones are ready to market them with encryption that would make such privacy breaches virtually impossible. But FBI Director James Comey said Oct. 16 that he is against such encryption.

Poll

Have you decided who you'll vote for Nov. 4?

...Advertisement...