Re: Countries that ban the use of crypto?

2005-12-08 Thread Joseph Ashwood
- Original Message - From: Jörn Schmidt [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: Countries that ban the use of crypto? [China bans cryptography] I'm not going to out anyone on this, but even a quick search of Skype finds quite a few individuals who make use of cryptography in China. So I

Re: Countries that ban the use of crypto?

2005-12-08 Thread Peter Gutmann
JXrn Schmidt [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: However, there are only two countries, to the best of my knowledge, that outright ban cryptography: Russia and China. And even that's only a de-facto ban since both only require individuals to obtain a license to use cryptography in any way, shape or form.

Re: Countries that ban the use of crypto?

2005-12-08 Thread Peter Gutmann
Lee Parkes [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: A colleague of mine is locked in a battle with a client about the use of NULL ciphers for OpenSSL. The client claims that he has/wants to allow NULL ciphers so that people in countries that ban the use of crypto can still use the website. My colleague wants to

Re: Countries that ban the use of crypto?

2005-12-07 Thread M Bealby
One of the best places on the net for this sort of information is the 'Crypto Law Survey' at http://rechten.uvt.nl/koops/cryptolaw/ They have maps showing import/export/domestic controls here: http://rechten.uvt.nl/koops/cryptolaw/cls-sum.htm Cheers, Martin

Re: Countries that ban the use of crypto?

2005-12-07 Thread J
--- Lee Parkes [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, A colleague of mine is locked in a battle with a client about the use of NULL ciphers for OpenSSL. The client claims that he has/wants to allow NULL ciphers so that people in countries that ban the use of crypto can still use the website. My