Re: [hackers-il] network eavesdropping
- --- Nadav Har'El <nyh@...> wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 01, 2004, Tzahi Fadida wrote about "RE:This reminds me of old story by JWZ:
> [hackers-il] network eavesdropping":
> > I think that many people don't know that
> encryption of the HD is pretty
> > worthless since
> > if you are a criminal and goes to court then you
> will be requested to
> > decrypt the information
> > or be in a state of contempt of court and stay in
> jail until you open it.
> > You'd better destroy the data in that case.
> This is the same issue as those new "code" machines
> in cars. Criminals find
> it hard(?) to break them, but it's trivial when they
> can just point a gun
> at you and tell you "Hey, you know the code - punch
> it in! now!", which
> makes them armed robbers.
> The government threatening you until you give them
> your keys is exactly
> like armed robbery, in this context.
> Nadav Har'El | Wednesday,
> Dec 1 2004, 18 Kislev 5765
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