New IBM Thinkpad includes biometrics

2004-10-19 Thread Anton Stiglic
http://www.theregister.co.uk/2004/10/05/biometric_thinkpad_t42/ I wonder how well it can counter the attacks discussed by researchers in the last few years. Like reactivating a fingerprint authentication by breathing on the sensor's surface containing residue fat traces of the finger, or

Re: AES Modes

2004-10-19 Thread Eric Young
Quoting Brian Gladman [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Ian Grigg wrote: Jack Lloyd also passed along lots of good comments I'd like to forward (having gained permission) FTR. I've edited them for brevity and pertinence. [snip] I'm obviously being naive here ... I had thought that the combined

Re: AES Modes

2004-10-19 Thread Brian Gladman
Eric Young wrote: Quoting Brian Gladman [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Ian Grigg wrote: Jack Lloyd also passed along lots of good comments I'd like to forward (having gained permission) FTR. I've edited them for brevity and pertinence. [snip] I'm obviously being naive here ... I had thought that the

Tor 0.0.9pre3 is out (fwd from [EMAIL PROTECTED])

2004-10-19 Thread R.A. Hettinga
--- begin forwarded text Date: Thu, 14 Oct 2004 12:45:03 +0200 From: Eugen Leitl [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Tor 0.0.9pre3 is out (fwd from [EMAIL PROTECTED]) User-Agent: Mutt/1.4i Sender: [EMAIL PROTECTED] From: Roger Dingledine [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Tor 0.0.9pre3 is

Crypto blogs?

2004-10-19 Thread Hal Finney
Does anyone have pointers to crypto related weblogs? Bruce Schneier recently announced that Crypto-Gram would be coming out incrementally in blog form at http://www.schneier.com/blog/. I follow Ian Grigg's Financial Cryptography blog, http://www.financialcryptography.com/. Recently I learned