[cryptography] The consequences of DigiNotar's failure

Peter Gutmann pgut001 at cs.auckland.ac.nz
Sat Sep 17 10:03:36 EDT 2011


"M.R." <makrober at gmail.com> writes:

>No one actively working against a government that is known to engage in
>extra-legal killings will trust SSL secured e-mail to protect him or her from
>the government surveillance.

That's a non-sequitur.  What you're saying is that no-one working in an
environment where they actually need SSL should trust SSL.

Peter.



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