thoughts on one time pads

John Denker jsd at
Sat Jan 28 19:37:23 EST 2006

I forgot to mention in my previous message:

It is worth your time to read _Between Silk and Cyanide_.
That contains an example of somebody who thought really
hard about what his threat was, and came up with a system
to deal with the threat ... a system that ran counter to
the previous conventional wisdom.  It involved protecting
keys before use and destroying them after use.

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