Since all the backup data in encrypted, then what's the problem?
look at the date the article was published.
I can't believe how far I had to scroll down the comments before someone realizing that.
Perhaps there is some logic in all this - TidBITs probably uses Xserves. Serves them right.
Actually, the problem is that is not serving them at all at the moment...
"Card readers? We don't need no stinking card readers." -- Peter da Silva (at the National Academy of Sciencies, 1965, in a particularly vivid fantasy)