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“Police hack PGP server” — really?

This afternoon, this headline caught my attention: “Police hack PGP server with 3.6 million messages from organized crime BlackBerrys“. When I read it, I thought: “either the journalist/title writer got it wrong, or PGP is broken”.

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New GnuPG key

For those who want to be able to verify .deb packages I make: I have a new GnuPG key. Type bits/keyID Date User ID pub 2048R/6D3CD07B 2011-07-20 Ronald Landheer-Cieslak (Software Analyst) Hash=E0C9DE42CFF88A35CACE3EB488A1783E Fingerprint=9DAC FA3D D7A5 001F A0B2 DA59 5E0C 4AF1 … Continue reading

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Security Awareness and Embedded Software

In a recent interview with Iván Arce of Core Security Technologies by Gary McGraw of Cigital, Arce made the point that embedded systems are becoming a security issue. At about the same time, US Army General Keith B. Alexander, director … Continue reading

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