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Re: Virus attacks on PGP

At  8:34 11/21/95 -0500, SINCLAIR  DOUGLAS N wrote:
>> Certainly having PGP run from a CDROM or other read-only device would be a
>> big help.  Even better would be to have all the privileged code also run
>> from a read-only device.
>Seeing as PGP is quite small the simplest and cheapest read-only device
>would be a write-protected floppy disk.

But do remember that your copy of PGP could be infected as it is loaded
from the disk.  You really need to protect your privileged code too.