France looking at banning Tor, blocking public Wi-Fi

Because terrorists don’t want to run afoul of the law by using banned encryption techniques.

This is the same (correct) argument as the one about outlawing guns for law-abiding citizens (as in “only outlaws will have guns”); outlawing the tools will do nothing to stop those who wish to cause harm. As Ian Malcolm so eloquently put it: “Life finds a way.”

Leaked docs from Ministry of Interior show worryingly illiberal trend for France.

Source: France looking at banning Tor, blocking public Wi-Fi

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