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Systems administrator at the Linux Foundation.


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Nov
20
comment Is the PGP Web of Trust / Keyserver infrastructure permanently broken?
Not that the web of trust is without problems, but what you're asking is "if I use the web of trust without due precautions, will this break the web of trust?" And then the answer is self-evident.
Oct
20
comment Making 2 yubikeys generate the same password
yubico.com/faq/backup-yubikey
Oct
16
accepted Does DH parameter file need to be unique per private key?
Oct
16
comment Does DH parameter file need to be unique per private key?
Thank you! I've edited the question to not refer to it as "DH parameter key".
Oct
16
revised Does DH parameter file need to be unique per private key?
deleted 4 characters in body; edited title
Oct
16
asked Does DH parameter file need to be unique per private key?
Oct
15
answered Can OTP 2FA be reversibly determined?
Oct
8
comment Is TCP more secure than UDP?
TCP provides assured packet delivery; UDP does not. That's all that "increased reliability" means.
Oct
7
answered With RSA, can one ensure that two entities will not have the same private key?
Oct
6
answered What is the difference between “full” and “ultimate” trust?
Sep
22
comment Can a system administrator see if someone is using a VPN?
That's not really an option for iOS 7, as the question implies.
Sep
22
comment Can a system administrator see if someone is using a VPN?
Oh, just the usual "asking for a friend" sort of reaction. Google for it.
Sep
22
answered Can a system administrator see if someone is using a VPN?
Sep
17
answered Will PGP signed email be blocked in China?
Sep
17
answered What are you saying when you sign a PGP key?
Sep
6
answered Is it wrong to root login with SSH?
Sep
5
comment Two-factor verification without a mobile phone?
You say carrying printed access codes is "not optimal" but you don't specify why. It's not like they take up a lot of room in your wallet.
Aug
24
revised A Graphical Two-Step Authentication System
not multi-factor, removing tag
Aug
24
suggested suggested edit on A Graphical Two-Step Authentication System