On 2013-09-14 05:54, Jim Henderson wrote:
> On Sat, 14 Sep 2013 01:13:15 +0000, Carlos E. R. wrote:
>> I can read code. But I can not audit encryption code, because I’m not
>> the mathematical genius that can really understand encryption
>> That narrows very much what auditing is available to us.
> To you, maybe, but there are plenty of people who are versed in crypto
> who audit the code. Phil Zimmerman comes to mind - somehow it seems
> pretty hard to believe that he’d be speaking out for privacy rights while
> at the same time subverting the very crypto algorithms his business
> depends on.
I heard one expert saying that they had to redesign internet
cryptography again, entirely, to bring it back to the people.
Cheers / Saludos,
Carlos E. R.
(from 12.3 x86_64 “Dartmouth” at Telcontar)