[cryptography] How to Not Trust Spookistan, was Re: Disk encryption advice...

Sandy Harris sandyinchina at gmail.com
Tue Nov 9 21:11:23 EST 2010


<travis+ml-rbcryptography at subspacefield.org> wrote:

> We'll never be able to defend against physical attacks without
> tamper-resistant or tamper-evident hardware.  Actually designing a
> tamper-evident server you could ship overseas and have co-located
> somewhere is an interesting engineering problem.  If anyone has links
> on this, please do send them to me or the list.

Of course, there is more than just a design problem here. If you
did have a good design for this, export control laws would come
into play. This might well be a technology your government
would not want exported.



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