From FDE list...

Allen netsecurity at
Fri May 9 14:25:45 EDT 2008

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A gentleman on the FDE list posted the link:

and in it is the following quote:

> Last month, the Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
> began distributing chips with hidden Trojan horse circuitry to
> military contractors who are participating in the agency's Trusted
> Integrated Circuits program. The goal is to test forensic techniques
> for finding hidden electronic trap doors, which can be maddeningly
> elusive. The agency is not yet ready to announce the results of the
> test, according to Jan Walker, a spokeswoman for the agency.




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