Re: Infoworld

Evan Jeffrey (ejeffrey@eliot213.wuh.wustl.edu)
Wed, 25 Jun 1997 10:18:05 -0500


>We picked up a print-mention in Infoworld this week, we're in the other
>news headline on page 2, I'm sure it's on their site.
>
>It's small though.
>
>At:
>
>http://www.infoworld.com/cgi-bin/displayStory.pl?970619.eencrypt.htm
>
>Should we take offense to being called a bunch of hackers?

I was more upset by A) the implication that browser software typically uses
56 bit DES for "secure" connections and B) "used Pentium-based computers..."
I don't think those folks at SUN like having their Starfire called "pentium
based" and I wasn't the only person using a 486.

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Evan Jeffrey
erjeffre@artsci.wustl.edu

Let us go. Let us leave this festering hell hole. Let us think the
unthinkable, let us do the undoable. Let us prepare to grapple with the
ineffable itself, and see if we may not eff it after all.
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