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Comment Partial retrieval (Score 1) 1009

But the prosecutor could argue that while she might not actually remember the whole password she could at least remember some of it. I know that for all my lost passwords I could remember several parts of it but not the whole. This might narrow the search down and make it less time-consuming, or am I wrong? She could for example say that it was 15 characters long (both upper and lowercase, numbers etc.) and that the first two letters are a2. That might help them to decrypt it faster.

At the source of every error which is blamed on the computer you will find at least two human errors, including the error of blaming it on the computer.