Re: [DES-LIST] DESchall

Jeff Simmons (
Tue, 29 Apr 1997 17:21:43 -0700 (PDT)

> >As an excellent example of this:
> >The book "Applied Cryptograhy" may be freely exported. It
> >contains a
> >number of strong encryptions algorithms, complete, written in
> >C.
> >This floppy disk containing the same source code has been ruled
> >a
> >munition, and may not be exported.
> >Apparently, the US Government believes that only US citizens
> >are capable
> >of typing on a keyboard.
> Or Using OCR to scan everything back into machine-readable form.
> If someone gives me the address, I'll pay postage... :)

Almost all of the code from the floppy disk is available overseas. Try:

Of course, I can only speculate as to how it got there ...

Jeff Simmons

Hey, man, got any spare CPU cycles? Help crack DES.