1996-03-22 - protection on IoMega ZIP drives

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From: “Joseph L. Moll” <jmoll@acquion.com>
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
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UTC Datetime: 1996-03-22 12:52:10 UTC
Raw Date: Fri, 22 Mar 1996 20:52:10 +0800

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From: "Joseph L. Moll" <jmoll@acquion.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Mar 1996 20:52:10 +0800
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
Subject: protection on IoMega ZIP drives
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This is in regard to the now popular ZIP disks, the removable 100MB
cartridge for PC's/MAC's.

Anyone have any idea how secure the ZIP disk is once it is "protected?"  I
know that the disk will refuse to be mounted without the passkey, but what
is really happening here?

Best Regards,
Joseph (Joe) L. Moll  mailto:jmoll@acquion.com
Network/Communications Engineering
http://www.acquion.com  phone:864-281-4108  fax:864-281-4576
Acquion, Inc.  Greenville, SC  USA -- Specialists in Electronic Commerce