October 9, 2002

Diffie defends open-source security

"RSA 2002: Microsoft is wrong and openness is essential for trust, says Sun Microsystems chief security officer Whitfield Diffie in his keynote at the security conference

Whitfield Diffie, the inventor of public key cryptography, and now chief security officer at Sun Microsystems, spoke out in defence of the security of open-source software at the RSA Conference in Paris on Tuesday."

Link: ZDNET.co.uk

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