1996-12-21 - Re: Credentials without Identity–Race Bits

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From: Bill Frantz <frantz@netcom.com>
To: Adam Shostack <vangelis@pnis.net (Vangelis)
Message Hash: 63eceb4e3ed7cedfcd91ec04784e53894ffb13a9945b7c9f42ce4265d6c77ba5
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UTC Datetime: 1996-12-21 04:40:16 UTC
Raw Date: Fri, 20 Dec 1996 20:40:16 -0800 (PST)

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From: Bill Frantz <frantz@netcom.com>
Date: Fri, 20 Dec 1996 20:40:16 -0800 (PST)
To: Adam Shostack <vangelis@pnis.net (Vangelis)
Subject: Re: Credentials without Identity--Race Bits
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At 5:28 AM -0800 12/20/96, Adam Shostack wrote:
>Vangelis wrote:
>| Bill Stewart wrote:
>| > I've heard that in less civilized parts of the world you're actually
>| > required to carry government-issued ID cards to walk down the street
>| > or fly on airplanes.
>| Umm.. tried to get on a flight without having ID lately?  Doesn't work -
>| against policy.  Anti-terrorism policy and all.. it's for your own
>| safety, of course.
>	Yep.  Sucseeded, twice.  Once, having made jokes about
>smuggling cocaine.

A question for agent Kallestrom (sp?):  If TWA800 went down due to
mechanical failure (a spark blowing up the fuselage fuel tank), do we get
our freedoms back?

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