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111 organizations from across the spectrum have rapidly signed on to a letter encouraging Facebook, in no uncertain terms, to continue increasing the end-to-end security across its messaging services. Requests from the United States, United Kingdom, and Australian governments asking to suspend these plans are entirely backwards.
In the United States, the government takes the position that bulk cable interception is a state secret — so secret that litigation challenging its lawfulness cannot proceed without revealing information that would pose a grave risk to U.S. national security. Yet bulk cable interception is an officially confirmed practice in a number of countries around the world.