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Dec
8
comment Why is device ownership useful?
Since this has answers, I'm going to migrate to Security.SE then flag as duplicate there so they can be merged.
Nov
26
comment Email Encryption
S/MIME
Nov
15
awarded  Yearling
Oct
29
comment Find DES encryption key having input and encrypted output
@TomLeek cool, thanks for the correction.
Oct
28
comment Find DES encryption key having input and encrypted output
Beat me to it. I wasn't sure at first as I haven't seen the DES format in a long time (was expecting a $). Note to OP: you can test it in python. First do "import crypt" then "crypt.crypt('kenanfx', 'csund')" and you will get "csund6XMTudO6" back. 'csund' is the salt in this case.
Oct
28
comment Find DES encryption key having input and encrypted output
I'm confused. Is it encrypted using DES, or are we talking unix password encryption using DES?
Oct
9
comment Two takes on PHP two way encryption - which one is preferable?
Cross posted on SO. Cross posting is against SE policy.
Sep
30
awarded  Explainer
Sep
24
awarded  Autobiographer
Sep
21
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
19
revised Why is the *-property in BPL security model named “star”?
added 6 characters in body
Sep
19
answered Why is the *-property in BPL security model named “star”?
Jul
17
comment Are there any reasons for using SSL over IPSec?
The end of the article talks about why you would want to setup both an SSL VPN and an IPSec VPN. It doesn't talk about when you would use both at the same time. I think (though I could be wrong) that the OP is looking for use cases where you would use both IPSec and SSL at the same time.
Jul
17
revised Are there any reasons for using SSL over IPSec?
moved link and made it an actual link
Jul
17
comment Are there any reasons for using SSL over IPSec?
I'm not sure this is what the OP is looking for. He asks about using IPSec and SSL at the same time. This article is about using an IPSec VPN vs SSL VPN.
Jul
17
suggested approved edit on Are there any reasons for using SSL over IPSec?
Jul
17
comment Are there any reasons for using SSL over IPSec?
Well technically from the first country to your home the connection would be encrypted with IPSec and SSL. When it reaches your home country, IPSec is removed and only SSL remains.
Jul
17
awarded  Revival
Jul
17
comment Are there any reasons for using SSL over IPSec?
Sure. Say I am in a different country and don't want my internet traffic snooped on. I can use IPSec to tunnel the internet traffic back to a server in my home country. Once that traffic leaves that server in my home country it will no longer be encrypted. So I use SSL to connect to, for example, a web mail server.
Jun
24
comment Crack Unknown Encryption
@SQB I'm a mod on crypto. This sort of question would be off-topic there. We don't accept request to analyze or decrypt data for someone.