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Re: SSL challenge -- broken !
Joe Buck writes:
> However, I disagree with your conclusion:
> > Don't trust your credit card number to this protocol.
> Your credit card number, expiration date, etc, are continually being
> revealed to minimum-wage clerks all the time, unless you never use the
On the other hand, those clerks can be traced down in most cases and
have fairly limited numbers of cards they get. It might be very
profitable to run a vacuum cleaner operation on the net slurping down
credit card number or other confidential information and then selling
it in bulk to people who could exploit it.