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Archive for June 10th, 2005

Lightweight Encryption for Email

Posted: Friday, June 10th, 2005 @ 1:21 pm in Publications & Press | Comments Off

In a month, I’ll be presenting at Usenix’s Steps to Reducing Unwanted Traffic on the Internet workshop. The paper is “Lightweight Encryption for Email” (PDF), and my co-authors are Susan Hohenberger and Ronald L. Rivest. At a high-level, we’ve designed (and prototyped) a mechanism for doing public-key signatures and encryption in the context of email, […]

A little more bread to finish the cheese….

Posted: Friday, June 10th, 2005 @ 12:58 pm in Policy | 1 Comment »

There is a classic French tale about a man eating his bread and cheese, and finding that he finishes the bread before the cheese. “Un peu de pain pour finir mon fromage,” he asks. And later, “un peu de fromage pour finir mon pain.” And later again “un peu de pain pour finir mon fromage….” […]