FEB 16, 2016 | US
BSA | The Software Alliance Statement on Tuesday's Apple Ruling: Let Encryption Stand
WASHINGTON — February 17, 2016 —“We and our members have grave concerns over calls for weakened encryption, back doors, and the implications they present to privacy and security,” said Victoria Espinel, President and CEO of BSA | The Software Alliance. “We and our member companies have great respect for the FBI and its mission and are committed to finding balanced solutions which protect the safety and privacy of our citizens without damaging public trust.”
BSA | The Software Alliance (www.bsa.org) is the leading advocate for the global software industry before governments and in the international marketplace. Its members are among the world’s most innovative companies, creating software solutions that help businesses of all sizes in every part of the economy to modernize and grow.
With headquarters in Washington, DC, and operations in more than 30 countries, BSA pioneers compliance programs that promote legal software use and advocates for public policies that foster technology innovation and drive growth in the digital economy.