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TalkTalk attack: 'No legal obligation to encrypt customer bank details', says chief

macjules Silver badge

Unfortunately that does not work with many encrypted computers these days. With a proper encryption system (FileVault on OS X for example) all data is locked and inaccessible to anyone without the correct secure key.

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