[Athen] Breaking Security in a PDF

Susan Kelmer Susan.Kelmer at colorado.edu
Thu Sep 6 09:41:17 PDT 2018

You have a legal right to crack the PDF to do what you need to do. My favorite cracker is this one:


Susan Kelmer
Alternate Format Production Program Manager
Disability Services
University of Colorado Boulder

From: athen-list <athen-list-bounces at mailman12.u.washington.edu> On Behalf Of Robert Spangler
Sent: Thursday, September 06, 2018 10:31 AM
To: Access Technology Higher Education Network <athen-list at u.washington.edu>
Subject: [Athen] Breaking Security in a PDF

Hello, if I receive a secured PDF from a publisher, how can I circumvent this to be able to break it into chapters?


Robert Spangler
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