[cryptography] philosophical question about strengths and attacks at impossible levels

coderman coderman at gmail.com
Sat Nov 20 22:04:05 EST 2010

On Sat, Nov 20, 2010 at 1:37 PM, Marsh Ray <marsh at extendedsubset.com> wrote:
> ...
> The best term for this that I can think of is plain old "exaggeration", but
> I don't feel like that really captures the idea. It's more that the claims
> are extended beyond their original domain, to the point where they may no
> longer apply.

exagnorance. exaggerated claims made in ignorance of the subject at hand.

it is the bane of every technically minded creator who values
precision and accuracy...

More information about the cryptography mailing list