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Interestingly, this is something Julian Assange worked on several year before starting Wikileaks:

    Starting around 1997, he co-invented the Rubberhose deniable encryption
    system, a cryptographic concept made into a software package for the Linux
    operating system designed to provide plausible deniability against
    rubber-hose cryptanalysis;[68] he originally intended the system to be used
    "as a tool for human rights workers who needed to protect sensitive data in
    the field."

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