With Lock Research, Another Battle Brews in the War Over Security Holes

Assuming that no one will try to break a lock because that action is illegal invites only those who intend to break the law to break said locks. This is the essence of the most dangerous provisions of the DMCA.

In the latest sign that the war between security researchers and the companies they investigate is heating back up, researchers who uncovered vulnerabilities in a brand of high-security electronic locks marketed to airports, police departments and critical infrastructure facilities have been threatened with two aggressive legal letters from the maker of the locks.

Source: With Lock Research, Another Battle Brews in the War Over Security Holes | WIRED

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