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Re: RIPA powers being used
From: reepex <reepex () gmail com>
Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2007 22:45:26 -0600

lol its always the lamest people that make responses like these

are you scared they will steal your latest post auth dos in a ftpd that no
one uses?

On Nov 21, 2007 11:51 AM, Morning Wood <se_cur_ity () hotmail com> wrote:

----- Original Message -----
From: "James Rankin" <kz20fl () googlemail com>
To: <full-disclosure () lists grok org uk>
Sent: Tuesday, November 20, 2007 3:46 AM
Subject: [Full-disclosure] RIPA powers being used


RIPA is finally being used to force people to hand over encryption
keys...

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/7102180.stm

omg wtf...

"In the event that there was doubt that a suspect did not possess a key,
he
said, it was up to the prosecution to demonstrate beyond a reasonable
doubt
that they could know the passphrase"



ever fat finger a password? ever forgot a password? ( I got a zip archive
I
protected and cant unlock due to the fact I forgot the passphrase )

looks like prosecuters and judges will now be ASSUMING guilt or innocence
based on whaty they THINK MIGHT be true. ( if you created the passphrase
you
must know it )

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