Email tapping by ISPs, forwarder addresses, and crypto proxies
measl at mfn.org
Fri Jul 23 19:47:59 PDT 2004
On Thu, 22 Jul 2004, Major Variola (ret) wrote:
> >Undersea taps are hard. No matter how you figure it.
> You think subs are just toys?
Yes. Big ass toys for a bunch of boyz without brainz :-) And remember,
"Ivy Bells" technology won't work here.
That aside, I'm not arguing that it is un-doable, I am arguing that it is
so difficult that it must be reserved for only those "special cases" where
the risk/cost/benefits can all be balanced out (and where there is some
Attempting to do this on a universal scale, just won't, well, *scale*.
Not yet. I am looking eagerly towards entangled photons though, just to
be sure we never reach the point of scalability ;-)
> >The actual intel/counterintel guys make shit for money.
> What I meant was, Ames and that FBI dude Hansen (sp?), at least the KGB
> got Ames' wife as part of the package, whereas the FBI CI dude
> let his wife off as part of the deal he cut. Nice xian that he was, he
> was into strippers.
Aren't we *all* into strippers?
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