1996-08-28 - Re: Real or Not ?

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From: “Z.B.” <zachb@netcom.com>
To: anonymous-remailer@shell.portal.com
Message Hash: f2c0acdb775293354aeb995e362854001d1e92710f3f50db0ec51ec357724a6c
Message ID: <Pine.3.89.9608280946.A18534-0100000@netcom>
Reply To: <199608281157.EAA04520@jobe.shell.portal.com>
UTC Datetime: 1996-08-28 20:09:49 UTC
Raw Date: Thu, 29 Aug 1996 04:09:49 +0800

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From: "Z.B." <zachb@netcom.com>
Date: Thu, 29 Aug 1996 04:09:49 +0800
To: anonymous-remailer@shell.portal.com
Subject: Re: Real or Not ?
In-Reply-To: <199608281157.EAA04520@jobe.shell.portal.com>
Message-ID: <Pine.3.89.9608280946.A18534-0100000@netcom>
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On Wed, 28 Aug 1996 anonymous-remailer@shell.portal.com wrote:

> I snagged this off a news group this AM.. comments??
>  Since version 2.1, PGP ("Pretty Good Privacy") has been rigged to 
> allow the NSA to easily break encoded messages. Early in 1992, the author, 
> Paul Zimmerman, was arrested by Government agents. He was told that he 

The author of PGP is PHILLIP Zimmermannm not Paul.

This file has been making the rounds for a few years now...it was first 
posted to one of the humor newsgroups, but pops up every now and then on 
one of the more serious places, like here.  It's bogus.


Zach Babayco

zachb@netcom.com  <----- finger for PGP public key