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[Discuss] Server/laptop full-disk encryption

On Wed, Oct 01, 2014 at 01:41:43PM +0200, Bill Bogstad wrote:
> Unlike on-line data thieves who can automate their data collection
> to attack thousands, actually retrieving data from you stolen laptop
> will take significant human effort on their part.

Unless it doesn't.  If the attacker knows you and knows you have "a
lot" of money in the bank and/or your banking habits, or knows that
you are someone who has access to, say, a large number of people's
credit card info, and has reason to believe that data is on your
laptop, you may be specifically targeted.  The latter is unlikely for
most of us, but I suspect most of us could fall into the former

Derek D. Martin   GPG Key ID: 0xDFBEAD02
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