RE: My response to both the analysis of CIPE by Gutmann, Slashdot and the response by the CIPE list|
David Brodbeck <DavidB,AT,mail,DOT,interclean,DOT,com>|
Thu, 25 Sep 2003 11:01:35 -0400|
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Eric M. Hopper [mailto:hopper,AT,omnifarious,DOT,org
> I also strongly agree with your other points. Peter
> Gutmann's analysis
> is unecessarily incendiary (thus one is tempted to dismiss it
> out-of-hand), and has some minor flaws, but the vulnerabilities he
> exposes are real, and should be addressed.
This is true. However, I don't thinke Peter was arguing that cIPe should be
fixed, I think he was arguing that it should be abandoned and people should
switch to IPSec or SSL/SSH.