[cryptography] [Cryptography] basing conclusions on facts

David Adamson adamson.david.jr at gmail.com
Mon Jun 16 03:32:49 EDT 2014


On 6/16/14, ianG <iang at iang.org> wrote:
>
> The revelation that a crypto company was patenting a backdoor in an
> international standard is indeed faith-shattering.  Details aside...
>
> Tanja Lange points out that the original filing by Certicom covered both
> escrow and anti-escrow.  Oh, my, how comprehensive they were in their
> wisdom.  They win if they spy, they win if they defend.
>

Yeah - short but excellent summary: "They win if they spy, they win if
they defend."


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