[cryptography] Underhanded Crypto

ianG iang at iang.org
Fri Nov 28 05:22:04 EST 2014


On 27/11/2014 03:04 am, Ilya Levin wrote:
> On Thu, Nov 27, 2014 at 1:04 AM, ianG <iang at iang.org
> <mailto:iang at iang.org>> wrote:
>
>     http://underhandedcrypto.com/__rules/
>     <http://underhandedcrypto.com/rules/>
>
>     The Underhanded Crypto contest ...
> And the main prize for a winner would be nearly ruined reputation
> because nobody would trust his or her design and code ever again. Giving
> a client solid proof and confirmation of their huge concern about your
> ability to put some fishy stuff into their system - what else would be
> more assuring, right? :)


Given that it is signalled in advance, and given that for the most part 
our job is to stop these things and thinking about how to do it is the 
flip side of the same coin, I suspect reputation isn't an issue.


Seems like we'll find out tho, as Peter and Bear are willing to give it 
a shot.

iang


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