It's a Presidential Mandate, Feds use it. How come you are not using FDE?

james hughes hughejp at
Mon Jan 22 11:40:27 EST 2007

On Jan 18, 2007, at 6:57 PM, Saqib Ali wrote:

> When is the last time you checked the code for the open source app
> that you "use", to make sure that it is written properly?

30 seconds ago.

What mode is it using? How much information is encrypted under a  
single key. Was the implementation FIPS certified. And the list goes on.

These are important issues.

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