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Re: PGP 2.5 problems?
On Tue, 17 May 1994, David Taffs wrote:
> So, again, what are the problems with PGP 2.5, if any?
I don't remember them all, but I believe this is many of them:
no independent testing (ie, we're told it works, that's all)
Will not work with non-U.S. and CA people
Limit of 1024-bit keys
questionable political influences
still no independent testing (what if there's a backdoor for the NSA?)
Just plain rude
Meybe there's others as well, that's all I remember off the top of my
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