[cryptography] Fwd: [gsc] Fwd: OpenBSD IPSEC backdoor(s)

James A. Donald jamesd at echeque.com
Sat Dec 18 03:54:58 EST 2010


On 2010-12-18 1:39 AM, Alfonso De Gregorio wrote:
> Along this line, there is, by some years, The Underhanded C Contest,
> an annual contest to write innocent-looking C code implementing
> malicious behavior http://underhanded.xcott.com/

Those participating in the underhanded C contest had the considerable 
advantage that the underhanded programmer was allowed to define the task 
and invent the algorithm.

Hence my proposed restriction to interoperation with a good version and 
use of well known algorithms and protocols.




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