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Topic: Effective security in Acrobat 6
Conf: (P-PDF) Acrobat 6.0, Msg: 109419
From: jann
Date: 4/12/2004 09:07 PM

Given Adobe's comments that '3rd party products may not respect security...'

Am I right in thinking that the only way to ensure that a PDFis e.g. not printable is to use both an Open and a Restrict password with the PDF (and thinking about that, would the Elcomsoft stuff even get round that if the user had the Open password?)

Restriction by digital certificate recipient looked great - until I saw the disclaimer by Adobe on 3rd party stuff.

Is the bottom line, you have to get a 3rd party product for securing PDFs effectively?


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