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Net tech bods at IETF mull anti-NSA crypto-key swaps in future SSL

'Perfect example of how Snowden has improved our privacy' says professor

       


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Re: Net tech bods at IETF mull anti-NSA crypto-key swaps in future SSL

Good point - cryptography is so complex it is tough to get right.  

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Re: Net tech bods at IETF mull anti-NSA crypto-key swaps in future SSL

Standards boffins promise bloody fight for those who seek to sniff private data

       


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Re: Net tech bods at IETF mull anti-NSA crypto-key swaps in future SSL

Glad to see the RFC folks stepping up on this one.  Fully encrypted protocols will go a long way to making everyone more safe and secure.  And unlike the early days of the Internet, we've now got the bandwidth and resources to spare so it won't make too much of a performance hit.