[cryptography] patents and stuff (Re: NSA's position in the dominance stakes)

James A. Donald jamesd at echeque.com
Sun Nov 21 19:24:56 EST 2010

On 2010-11-22 7:19 AM, Adam Back wrote:
> Well not to fan the flames etc but a patent attorney presumably helped
> write
> up the one click, and a patent examiner agreed that it was patent worthy.

And it was of course appealed to the courts, both in America and in 
Canada, and in the courts evidence of prior art was presented - and ignored.

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