Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 4th Mar 2006 17:27 UTC, submitted by Tyr.
Windows A Microsoft developer and cryptographer responded in his blog to a news story by the BBC about the problems strong encryption built into Vista might cause for law enforcement. "Over my dead body," he said, regarding the possibilty of including a law-enforced backdoor in Vista.
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RE[2]: hahaha
by MechR on Sat 4th Mar 2006 19:19 UTC in reply to "RE: hahaha"
MechR
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2006-01-11

"So, if someone is under investigation, and their files are encrypted... then they have something to hide.

being left this way... everyone will be looked at as having something to hide."

On the contrary, if everyone's Windows installation is encrypted by default, then an HD being encrypted will say absolutely nothing about its owner's intent ;)

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