In trying to clean up the dark web, Amber Rudd wants to throw money at the unpoliceable

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The UK government is no stranger to confused attempts to try to control the internet. After voicing a desire to “combat” end-to-end encryption — despite not understanding it — and unveiling an AI system to counter terrorist content online, Home Secretary Amber Rudd now has the dark web as her next target. Rudd has pledge to spend £9 million (around $12.7 million) to “clean up the dark web” and cut down on cybercrime. It’s a move that has been criticized for not only being politically motivated, but also being misguided and hugely underfunded. See also: The UK government reveals AI…

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