How broad is the SPEKE patent.

Peter Gutmann pgut001 at
Mon Nov 14 00:13:33 PST 2005

"James A. Donald" <jamesd at> writes:
>James A. Donald:
>> > I figured that the obvious solution to all this was
>> > to deploy zero knowledge technologies, where both
>> > parties prove knowledge of the shared secret without
>> > revealing the shared secret.
>Florian Weimer <fw at>
>> Keep in mind that one party runs the required software
>> on a computed infected with spyware and other kinds of
>> Trojan horses.  This puts the effectiveness of
>> zero-knowledge proofs into question.
>My computers do not have spyware and Trojan horses.

My computers have no undetected spyware and Trojan horses.


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