[Cryptography] "U.S. Has Made ‘Dramatic Change’ in Technology Used for Nuclear Code System"

Donald Eastlake d3e3e3 at gmail.com
Sun Oct 16 19:51:53 EDT 2022

On Sun, Oct 16, 2022 at 4:31 PM Henry Baker <hbaker1 at pipeline.com> wrote:

> I heard that the original pass code was all zeroes
> becuz the Pres was worried that when the time
> came, no one would remember anything more
> complicated.

I believe you are thinking of the codes used to activate nuclear warheads
via the Permissive Action Link devices.

This article is apparently about the Presidential launch authorization
codes, which are a different thing.

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