[Cryptography] North Korea and Sony

Henry Baker hbaker1 at pipeline.com
Wed Dec 10 13:49:07 EST 2014

At 10:01 AM 12/10/2014, ianG wrote:
>On 10/12/2014 17:35 pm, John Ioannidis wrote:
>>On Wed, Dec 10, 2014 at 11:41 AM, ianG
>>    The point here is if google can make this choice, even for a short
>>    time, what hope Sony?
>>I am not aware of any deal between Google and the NSA.  Quite the
>>contrary.  What are you referring to?
>It's a widely discussed secret:
>My point in highlighting it however is along the lines of "even google cannot avoid the search for institutions, and may come up short."

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