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Biggest Criminal Chat Network Platform Seized by Authorities

Authorities in Europe abolished organized crime unions that use encrypted chat networks to coordinate their illegal activities.

Law enforcers captured more than 800 people that supposedly were utilizing an encoded talk system to arrange their illegal exercises.

Subscribers Count 60K

EncroChat is taking advantage of the adjusted Android gadgets to give its clients “Highly-Secured communication”. BBC reports that EncoChat has around 60,000 subscribers:

“An estimated 60,000 people, among them up to 10,000 in Britain, subscribed to France-based EncroChat, which has now been taken down.”


Seven days after a bill that fundamentally throughout a to b encryption was presented in the Senate. A similar issue was as of late brought up in the ecclesiastical gathering of the countries that make up the “Five Eye” knowledge network — Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom, and the United States:

“We discussed the vital importance of collaboration between governments and the digital industry to address concerns with end-to-end encryption where it impacts public safety and the lawful access to information necessary to prevent or investigate serious crimes.”

With this in mind, this statue may be part of a coordinated campaign to discredit privacy technology in the public eye. If so, we will expect further similar announcements in the coming months.

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