National Crime Agency legal bid to access Lauri Love's passwords denied

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NCA must use RIPA mechanisms to access encrypted or password-protected files, rules court
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NCA must use RIPA mechanisms to access encrypted or password-protected files, rules court

Judge rules that the NCA should have used the legal mechanisms in RIPA

Westminster Magistrates' Court in London has denied a bid by the National Crime Agency (NCA) to compel an alleged hacker to hand over passwords guarding encrypted files on the accused's computers...

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