PDF Redacting Failure
I wasn't going to even bother writing about this, but I got too many e-mails from people.
We all know that masking over the text of a PDF document doesn't actually erase the underlying text, right?
Italian media have published classified sections of an official US military inquiry into the accidental killing of an Italian agent in Baghdad.
A Greek medical student at Bologna University who was surfing the web early on Sunday found that with two simple clicks of his computer mouse he could restore censored portions of the report.
Posted on May 3, 2005 at 9:11 AM • 24 Comments