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Re: PGP Backdoor
From: "Chris Berry" <compjma () hotmail com>
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2002 10:23:44 -0800

From: Ted Yav <gorgon9987 () yahoo com>
My organization was considering buying PGP Corporate
for encryption.  I have heard rumors, however, that it
was backdoored and therefore not totally secure.  Does
anyone know whether this is true or just a myth?

I haven't heard about anything like that, make sure you download from a reputable source and use md5 checksums, or order hard copy.

I didn't want to advise anyone against the purchase
before I had more information.

Why not use GPG with WinPT front end instead, its free and open source.

Chris Berry
compjma () hotmail com
Systems Administrator
JM Associates

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