September 4, 2000

Zimmermann responds to PGP flap

Author: JT Smith

Phil Zimmermann, the creator of Pretty Good Privacy (PGP), responds to the recent flaw discovered in Network Associates implementation of the Additional Decryption Key feature. This is a key escrow account that allows a responsible third-party to gain access to encrypted messages when the original key is lost. The story is at Network World Fusion

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