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Re: Just Carnivore (was: Yahoogroups and Carnivore)
From: Valdis.Kletnieks () vt edu
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2001 02:26:52 -0400


On Mon, 17 Sep 2001 22:36:53 PDT, Roeland Meyer said:
So, Bruce Schneier, when posing that problem, must have had his imagination
disengaged. There is more than adequate cover story for passing huge JPGs
around.

No, he actually had his brain engaged.  His point was that if you're trying
to use steganography to move data around under the nose of a government that's
actively trying to catch you at something, you can't just start sending
files around, because that would set off traffic pattern analysis warnings.

http://www.counterpane.com/crypto-gram-9810.html#steganography  for the whole story.

/Valdis


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