traffic analysis of phone calls?

2003-07-12 Thread Steve Bellovin
Slightly off-topic, but a reminder of the sort of thing that ordinary crypto doesn't hide. http://www.silicon.com/news/59-51/1/5093.html?rolling=2 IT Myths: Colombian drugs gang's mainframe-assisted assassinations? Did drugs barons really use multi-million pound systems to see who was

Re: traffic analysis of phone calls?

2003-07-12 Thread Don Davis
Slightly off-topic, but a reminder of the sort of thing that ordinary crypto doesn't hide. http://www.silicon.com/news/59-51/1/5093.html?rolling=2 IT Myths: Colombian drugs gang's mainframe-assisted assassinations? Did drugs barons really use multi-million pound systems to see who

[IP] Russian mobile providers switch off encryption

2003-07-12 Thread R. A. Hettinga
--- begin forwarded text Status: U User-Agent: Microsoft-Entourage/10.0.0.1309 Date: Fri, 11 Jul 2003 07:00:18 -0400 Subject: [IP] Russian mobile providers switch off encryption From: Dave Farber [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: ip [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sender: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Reply-To: [EMAIL

Re: traffic analysis of phone calls?

2003-07-12 Thread Vin McLellan
Personal (Use it if you'd like, but keep me out of it.) Steve Bellovin wrote: Slightly off-topic, but a reminder of the sort of thing that ordinary crypto doesn't hide. http://www.silicon.com/news/59-51/1/5093.html?rolling=2 IT Myths: Colombian drugs gang's mainframe-assisted