1997-05-15 - Re: Anonymous Remailers

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From: nobody@REPLAY.COM (Anonymous)
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
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UTC Datetime: 1997-05-15 03:58:28 UTC
Raw Date: Thu, 15 May 1997 11:58:28 +0800

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From: nobody@REPLAY.COM (Anonymous)
Date: Thu, 15 May 1997 11:58:28 +0800
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
Subject: Re: Anonymous Remailers
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Yes, you are missing a lot.  The bit about foreign inteligence agencies is
almost certainly a canard created by one Strassman at a conference in
Boston 2 years ago, then retracted.  Anyway, if you use chaining, it's


<A HREF="http://www.law.miami.edu/~froomkin/articles/ocean.htm">
</A> and
<A HREF="http://www.law.miami.edu/~froomkin/articles/arbitr.htm">

for the gory details.

Note that I use a remailer beacause this group may be gatewayed to Usenet
and I am trying to keep down the spam...

On Wed, 14 May 1997, Roger J. Jones wrote:

> Why is it that some who are very concerned about their personal privacy utilize anonymous remailers that:
> 1) Log all of their mail messages?
> 2) Are in many cases reputed to be run by foreign intelligence services?
> Do they really trust the owner of the remailer? (Unless of course, it is their remailer?)  I seem to be missing something.

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