Re: Plaintext

Timothy C. Hagman (hagmanti@fcs.chm.msu.edu)
Wed, 2 Jul 1997 18:15:07 -0400 (EDT)


Nelson Minar penned, off the top of the head:
> entropy to prevent analysis on the plaintext. What do you do in that
> circumstance?

Find the holder of the passphrase, point a gun at him or her, and
demand it. Cheap, effective, and nearly always yields results.
(And most major governments can afford guns ;)

That's why it's only "Pretty Good" Privacy. There's this little
loophole. :)

Me

-- 
Disclaimer:  Anything I said, writ, or thought in my life should not
necessarily be held or thought to imply any view, opinion, or idea
of mine, any organization I have chosen to associate  with, or those
people who choose to associate with me. - hagmanti@pilot.msu.edu