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Re: laptop security
From: Steve Clement <steve () ion lu>
Date: Mon, 01 Mar 2004 10:08:46 +0100
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Gadi Evron wrote:
What I'd like to see is a GPS device with wireless communication to my
cell phone. It can be a quiet indicator, or perhaps ring when it is
being moved.. or even when I move too far away from it.
Well that would probably not be in line with the new EU regulation
1820bla and definetly against all privacy laws. Cause even the bad guys
have the right to not be spied on while stealing goods.
You can find the article at:
Fair enough but I guess nowadays especially in big cities your "petty"
crime is run by organizations that have quite good "runners" :) So them
students should team up with the sports department to make you a better
The good thing is you know immediatly that it's gone so might leave you
a chance to catch the thief.
Strong Crypto and regular backups will save you a lot of trouble even
when your laptop gets stolen...
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- Re: laptop security Steve Clement (Mar 01)