[vdr] sc

Lauri Tischler lwgt at iki.fi
Fri Oct 28 07:50:23 CEST 2005


Matthias Fechner wrote:
> Hello Kartsa,
> 
> * Kartsa <kari at kniivila.com> [27-10-05 19:07]:
> 
>>Just for curiosity. If I have only budget card can I not use sc with a 
>>cardreader? Is the use of sc itself illegal?
> 
> 
> in Germany it is illegal, because to have the problem that you try in
> software to decrypt something.
> Only the try is forbidden by law.

Is decrypting by software illegal in Germany ?
That makes software like PGP also illegal.
Also security software which decrypts your harddisk is then illegal.



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