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Hush offers Novel Twist on Secure E-mail  13 June 2000 
Source: ZDNet - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
HushPOP, which can be downloaded for free from the company's Web site, is a transparent add-on that runs behind a user's desktop e-mail client and takes a unique approach to encrypted e-mail. Like many other secure messaging programs, HushPOP . . .
OpenSSH v2.2.1 Released  08 June 2000 
Source: OpenSSH Project [LWN] - Posted by Team   
A new version of OpenSSH has been released. Version 2.2.1 fixes a few usability bugs and a security feature not enabled by default. OpenSSH is a freely-available implementation of Secure Shell, a telnet/ftp/rlogin replacement that provides strong . . .
The Advanced Encryption Standard  06 June 2000 
Source: SecurityFocus --   - Posted by Team   
The Data Encryption Standard, or DES, specified a block cipher with a 56-bit key that operated on 64-bit blocks. It was developed by IBM, in response to a request from the National Bureau of Standards for a cryptographic algorithm . . .
U.S. To Follow EU Crypto Lead  06 June 2000 
Source: Wired - Posted by Team   
When the EU meets on June 13th, crypto in the US could be a different story shortly thereafter. "If the European Union votes next week to relax encryption regulations, the United States says it will take similar steps. Commerce . . .
Encryption: Where Next?  06 June 2000 
Source: SC Magazine - Posted by Team   
This SC Mag article discusses the history of crypto, the current controversy over exportation, info on the new crypto standard emerging, and "Crystal Ball" predictions. "The business arguments (for e-business) are important and irresistible. The challenge is for the . . .
Cryptography and Security  05 June 2000 
Source: SecurityPortal --   - Posted by Team   
Here is a good paper that gives readers a basic understanding of cryptography. "Cryptography addresses one specific security-related requirement, and does so superbly: protecting a message or a file from being read by an eavesdropper who has no other . . .
Encryption for the masses  01 June 2000 
Source: Machine of the Month --   - Posted by Team   
We hear alot about security on the internet, about securing your system from hackers who don't have much reason for existence except to break into peoples' systems. Maybe that's a good existence because they can get a book deal but . . .
Making an Unbreakable Code  01 June 2000 
Source: ComputerUser - Posted by Team   
This article talks about the need for encryption. Email, e-commerce, digital cash, the NSA's Echelon Project all lead to reasons why crypto is necessary. "... more and more of our private communications are being routed through electronic channels. . . .
Maths prize could revolutionise encryption  29 May 2000 
Source: ZDNet - Posted by Team   
A £3.6m mathematics competition announced Wednesday could spark a revolution in computer security and online privacy experts believe. The competition is sponsored by the Clay Mathematics Institute in the US and was revealed at the Millennium Mathematics Conference in . . .
E-business Embraces PKI  27 May 2000 
Source: TechWeb - Posted by Team   
"... many companies looking at public key infrastructure (PKI) technology. PKI allows use of digital certificates to ensure the confidentiality and integrity of data through encryption, control access through private keys, authenticate documents via digital signatures, and ease completion . . .
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