Re: Scrypt - Linux crypting tool
From: Stachu 'Dozzie' K. (dozzie_at_dynamit.im.pwr.wroc.pl.nospam)
Date: Tue, 26 Jul 2005 15:07:03 +0000 (UTC)
On 26.07.2005, email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Stachu 'Dozzie' K. a écrit :
>> > Uh...where did i tell that it was secure ?
>> When you told that "it should be enough for non-expert user".
> I'm right, a non-expert user will never try break this cipher.
You're wrong. Someone might try to break this cipher used by non-expert
> I can
> write in Chinese to protect some text against a French, but not against
> a Chinese.
Do you have certainty that no French knows Chinese?
> I'm sure your OS is not as secure as NSA's most secure
> system, but do you need it ?
Probably not, but firewall, patched daemons, good passwords policy and
one time passwords are quite much as for simple desktop.
> Ain't your OS secure enough for your use ?
> (i hope...) And i'm sure your house is not as secure as the best
> anti-atomic bunker...it depends of who your want to protect your data
Right, but some user can take your cipher and use it for storing his/her
credit card number or something similarly valuable.
-- Feel free to correct my English Stanislaw Klekot