Insecurity of public key crypto #1 (reply to Mandl)

Eric Johnson ejohnson at
Wed Mar 2 16:20:35 PST 1994

: Eric Johnson writes:
: >
: > I was suggesting just the opposite.  It obviously isn't a security
: > issue.  I believe it is more of a first principles issue; "Thou
: > shall encrypt thy communications, lest thou draw attention to thy
: > self, and the right be removed by thine opponents."
: Am I missing something, or is this equivalent to saying that the way to
: oppose gun control is by brandishing a gun as much as possible?
: --
: Lefty (lefty at
: C:.M:.C:., D:.O:.D:.

If you replace the word "brandishing" with "carrying", I find nothing 
disagreeable about your sentence.  RKBA and all that.

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