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Re: the art of locksmithing
From: "George Georgalis" <george () galis org>
Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2005 15:09:31 -0500
On Fri, Feb 18, 2005 at 01:17:49PM -0600, James Longstreet wrote:
Rudimentary Treatise on the Construction of Locks, Charles Tomlinson,
My favorite line is as follows:
"Rogues are very keen in their profession, and already know much more than
we can teach them respecting their several kinds of roguery."
Thanks! Not the exact presentation I was looking for but this is the
author I was tracking down.
In the course of search I found these interesting links:
In cryptography, Kerckhoffs' law (also called Kerckhoffs' assumption,
axiom or principle) was stated by Auguste Kerckhoffs in the 19th
century: a cryptosystem should be secure even if everything about the
system, except the key, is public knowledge.
The Ideal Cipher
A Cryptographic Compendium
JOURNAL DES SCIENCES MILITAIRES. Janvier 1883. LA CRYPTOGRAPHIE MILITAIRE.
? La cryptographie est un auxiliaire puissant de la tactique militaire. ?
(G?n?ral Lewal, ?tudes de guerre.)
George Georgalis, systems architect, administrator Linux BSD IXOYE
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