Re: Claimed proof of the Riemann Hypothesis released

2004-06-10 Thread Ivan Krstic
Perry E. Metzger wrote: Actual practical impact on cryptography? Likely zero, even if it turns out the proof is correct (which of course we don't know yet), but it still is neat for math geeks. Right. He constrains his proof to dealing with a specific subset of Dirichlet zeta functions, which

Re: threat modelling tool by Microsoft?

2004-06-10 Thread Joseph Ashwood
- Original Message - From: Ian Grigg [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: threat modelling tool by Microsoft? Has anyone tried out the threat modelling tool mentioned in the link below, or reviewed the book out this month: http://aeble.dyndns.org/blogs/Security/archives/000419.php I played

Re: Claimed proof of the Riemann Hypothesis released

2004-06-10 Thread J. Bruce Fields
On Wed, Jun 09, 2004 at 04:56:03PM -0400, Perry E. Metzger wrote: Actual practical impact on cryptography? Likely zero, even if it turns out the proof is correct (which of course we don't know yet), but it still is neat for math geeks. Also, the impact of such a proof is often that it

Is finding security holes a good idea?

2004-06-10 Thread Eric Rescorla
Cryptography readers who are also interested in systems security may be interested in reading my paper from the Workshop on Economics and Information Security '04: Is finding security holes a good idea? Eric Rescorla RTFM, Inc. A large amount of effort is expended every year

Re: TIA Offices Discovered

2004-06-10 Thread John Denker
R. A. Hettinga wrote: From: Tefft, Bruce [EMAIL PROTECTED] ... Where Big Brother Snoops on Americans 24/7 By TERESA HAMPTON DOUG THOMPSON ... Although employees who work in the building are supposed to keep their presence there a secret, they regularly sport their DARPA id badges around their