Virtru Security Insights

Our Laws are Finally Catching Up to Where We Are

It’s official “Police Need Warrants to Search Cellphone Data”. Here’s a quote I gave Dan Andrews earlier today about yesterday’s ruling which extended Fourth Amendment protections to our cell phones:

“Our laws are finally catching up to where we are technologically as a society,” said John Ackerly, CEO of Virtru, a digital privacy and data security company. “Our phones, our emails, and our computers have all become extensions of our thoughts — and people deserve the right the keep their private thoughts private and away from legal fishing expeditions.” – John Ackerly, Co-founder of Virtru

– from Daniel Andrews (@knowcounty) at Knox Focus 24/7