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Re: austria remailer's keys compromised


Nomen Nescio Apr 25, 2012 1:37 PM
Posted in group: alt.privacy.anon-server
In article <slrnjpdp...@erl.tahina.priv.at>
christian mock <c...@tahina.priv.at> wrote:
>
> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
> Hash: SHA1
>
> Today, the police arrived with a court order that allowed them to
> create a forensic disk image of the austria remailer. This apparently
> was on request of the US authorities, related to the Pittsburgh bomb
> threats.
>
> Therefore, I had to destroy any existing keys and create new keys (see
> below).
>

What exactly is the point of destroying old keys and creating new ones if
you are going to give them to the police next time they come and there is
no encryption? I am trying to understand that?