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Re: Not even the NSA can get it right
From: "J.A. Terranson" <measl () mfn org>
Date: Wed, 25 May 2005 06:15:01 -0500 (CDT)

On Tue, 24 May 2005, Dan Margolis wrote:

They live in paranoia, fear and suspicion. Like the ninja of feudal
Japan they live and die in darkness. This is no way for a human being to
exist. But then I have been watching 'Shintaro the Samurai' :)

Wait, so are you folks saying that the NSA intentionally allowed an XSS
bug on their Web site so that someone here would report it for some
unknown-to-us devious end?

While I agree with Dan, let me play Devil's Advocate: "live" Honeypot?


J.A. Terranson
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