[cryptography] NSA's position in the dominance stakes
James A. Donald
jamesd at echeque.com
Mon Nov 15 20:44:26 EST 2010
On 2010-11-16 8:21 AM, Ian G wrote:
> It used to be said that the NSA employed more mathematicians than the
> rest of the world put together. This was sort of a comment on their
> dominance in cryptography. Is this factoid still the case?
> And, could it be said that the NSA employs more IT Sec people than
> anyone else?
Federal government inputs are seldom proportional to federal government
outputs. Observe any tourist development grant for a demonstration.
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