Yandex was required to provide Russian Federal security service (FSB) with session encryption keys. Now, Yandex’s managing director has stated that Yandex and FSB have found solution. Does it mean Yandex provided FSB with encryption keys? There would not other solution except the one appropriate – providing access to keys.
The Yandex’s managing director stated that there is Yarovaya law, and the company must comply with it. The main objective of the company is to avoid any conflict between compliance with law and user’s privacy, in other words when company executes FSB requirements the user’s privacy should stay safe. The all details of solution are confidential.