[cryptome] NSA Paid a Huge Security Firm $10 Million to Keep Encryption Weak

  • From: Haim Barak <haim357@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "cryptome@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <cryptome@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 21 Dec 2013 15:00:15 -0500

In 1987 arose the concern of the U.S. government after Professor Adi Shamir of
the Weizmann Institute, invented a smart card that can encrypt information.
36 years later, Edward Snordn reveals that the U.S. government paid the
company RSA (founded by Adi Shamir. Shamir is the S in the name of the
company but now no longer belonged to him and his colleagues) $ 10 million
to leave the encryption is weak and the bug so they can break it whenever
they want.


Haim Barak
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