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Belgian programmer solves cryptographic puzzle

Belgian programmer solves cryptographic puzzle – 15 years too soon! Belgian coder Bernard Fabrot just finished a 3.5-year computational marathon, solving a fascinating cryptopuzzle set at MIT back in 1999. Source: Belgian programmer solves cryptographic puzzle – 15 years too soon!    Subscribe in a reader

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Skype and Information Privacy

According to an SF chronicle article by Peter Svensson (Oct 3, 2008, pg. c4) “A Canadian researcher (Nart Villeneuve) has discovered that the Chinese version of eBay Inc.’s Skype communication software snoops on text chats that contain keywords like “democracy”. “ In other words, the Chinese version of Skype was used for surveillance of text […]

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