* Posts by norp

1 publicly visible post • joined 5 Mar 2009

Google Earth faces terrorist target airbrush bill


Security through obscurity

Removing this information from the public does NOT remove it from the hands of those who seek to do harm.

These photos are available from the companies that took them, i'm sure you could claim you are doing something legitimate and purchase copies of the original aerial/satellite photos from the company that took them.

This is much like saying "we won't tell you our encryption algorithm because you might use it to break into our data"