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Vista’s encryption could vex investigators

Encryption features in Microsoft Corp.’s upcoming operating system release, Windows Vista, could pose tricky challenges for criminal investigators, a Cambridge University professor told British lawmakers earlier this week. Ross Anderson, professor of security engineering, told Members of Parliament on Tuesday that TPM (Trusted Platform Module) chip sets are used to restrict the downloading of copyright movies and music. But the technology could also lock up data on computers, he said. Full Story

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