02/06/2021 (Sat) 08:09:16
If you received the data by carrier pigeon, sure why not.
But in reality even encrypted devices can be flashed, you may be able to work out for instance the approximate size of the file.
Which could be 1 billion tax receipts- maybe you photographed them with a high res camera because you didn't realize how large that would make the files.
We passed the point where anyone can be annonymous a long time ago, like most enforcement most effort is directed at people who break the law blatantly- because this would encourage others to do the same.>>307477
I have little sympathy for pedophiles, but unfortunately I am one of those clique people who thing Voltaire was right about the slide.
Surveillance powers have been abused at every opportunity by the state and also non-state actors.
Laws drafter to convict pedophiles get used against terrorists, then accused terrorists, then regular criminals, then people accused of being criminals.
This is something we have witnessed in our own lifetimes.
The inevitable result is that users who have lost social ownership of the internet start setting up their own intranets- even if this means going back to LAN, IRC, terminal devices and hardened storage.
As a knock on, the state will take a "guilty until proven innocent" policy and start locking people up who are posting reels of magnetic tape to each other to share N64 games.