Lets think about this for a second…

If a worm locked your drive with a random password, it would be illegal under the DMCA to recover your files.

via Simon Willison

I’m not certain that statement is actually true. If it is, then here is just one more example of why the DMCA is a poorly written law.

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Robert Belknap has been writing online sporadically since 2001. See the colophon for more details.

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