[svlug] Security & PGP: "Why Johnny Can't encrypt"

Jesse Monroy jesse650 at gmail.com
Sat Jan 31 12:40:11 PST 2015


Are you claiming ignorance?

Jesse

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On Jan 31, 2015 1:38 PM, "Michael Eager" <eager at eagercon.com> wrote:

> On 01/31/15 10:58, Jesse Monroy wrote:
>
>  With the quotation marks, Google: "Why Johnny Can't encrypt"
>>
>> There are several PDF's available in the wild.
>>
>> Here is a HTML version:
>> https://www.usenix.org/legacy/events/sec99/full_papers/
>> whitten/whitten_html/index.html
>>
>
> The article may be interesting, but it was published in 1999, 15 years
> ago.  There may
> have been significant changes during this time.  The article discusses PGP
> 5.0;
> the current version is 8.0.
>
> A much more recent critique of PGP can be found here:
> http://blog.cryptographyengineering.com/2014/08/whats-matter-with-pgp.html
>
> --
> Michael Eager    eager at eagercon.com
> 1960 Park Blvd., Palo Alto, CA 94306  650-325-8077
>
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