[Homeroast] Email security ideas

Allon Stern allon at radioactive.org
Thu Mar 25 07:22:51 CDT 2010


On Mar 24, 2010, at 11:10 PM, sci wrote:
> I'm holding out for Quantum Cryptology. No, it's not sci-fi, but is the holy
> grail of cryptology that is unbreakable due to the Heisenberg principle of
> uncertainty.

Quantum crypto is only good for point to point privacy, and detection of man-in-the-middle. That's about it.
Its best use is for establishing a secure connection that is then maintained by other means.
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allon


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