- Associated Press - Friday, August 13, 2010

THE BACKDROP: India has threatened to block BlackBerry corporate e-mail and messaging services unless intelligence and law enforcement agencies get easier access to data by Aug. 31.

NEXT MOVES: The government may soon ask Google Inc. and Skype SA for greater access to encrypted information sent over their e-mail and phone services as well.

THE CONCERNS: The 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, which were coordinated with satellite and cell phones, helped prompt a sweeping security review.


Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide