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[cryptography] NSA Attacks on VPN, SSL, TLS, SSH, Tor



Cool story bro.

Anyone else who downloaded it care to share/compare hashes? If hashes differ, can then check diffs?

On 30 December 2014 12:17:16 GMT+00:00, John Young <[email protected]> wrote:
>Cryptome does not pretend to provide illusory security, that is
>security.
>It is a vile, rotten, corrupt endeavor, like life. Chuckle.
>
>Visitors, readers, consumers must be skeptical of security, and not
>rely
>upon security promoters, their followers and investors who exploit
>dependency by fear uncertainty and doubt.
>
>Skepticism of security claims and methods is one of the purposes of
>these lists. Perhaps the main purpose, although it is commonplace for
>these lists to be used for soliciting befuddled consumers to hop aboard
>the gravy train. Now and then skeptcism of the security arises but is
>usually
>suppressed during times of crisis when incentive is rich to promote
>poor
>products and services. Governments, commerce, orgs, experts cooperate
>to foster crises under guise of opposition.
>
>This applies to all forms of security, safety, protection, defense,
>hygienic
>pharma.
>
>Still, Cryptome endorses the continuing struggle to improve citizen
>protection, not only as a job, career, industry, but as citizens'
>obligation
>to bear responsibility for the commonweal against its inside and
>outside
>enemies, if you will, common math against the deadly germs.
>
>One way to do that is to not oversell it, tone down the threats, reduce
>drumbeating, avoid hyperbole for and against, forego advertising,
>gang-bang hectoring, circle jerk conferencing, TEDing, prize bestowing,
>to quietly invent, improve, critique, test, apply, re-test often,
>expect to
>be deceived by colleagues witting or unwitting, especially by sales,
>politicians, authoritarians -- the persistent germs.
>
>
>
>
>At 02:50 AM 12/30/2014, you wrote:
>>john likes to be poetic as a wall - dear john please listen to the 
>>smart people and have a small bit of humility - it will make you 
>>better at your job and we need EVERYONE to step up and be better at
>their jobs
>>
>>On Tue, Dec 30, 2014 at 7:38 AM, grarpamp 
>><<mailto:[email protected]>[email protected]> wrote:
>>On Mon, Dec 29, 2014 at 8:20 AM, John Young 
>><<mailto:[email protected]>[email protected]> wrote:
>> > Hash this motherfucker, said math to germ.
>>
>>JYA, you, as the original publisher of various and valued datasets...
>>the responsibility to calculate, sign, and publish said hashes rests
>with
>>you alone. Please consult with any trusted parties should you need
>>assistance in such matters. A future of archivers, disseminators, and
>>analysts will thank you.
>>
>>
>>
>>
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>>7035 690E 5E47 41D4 B0E5 B3D1 AF90 49D6 BE09 2187
>>
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