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From Serge Knystautas <ser...@lokitech.com>
Subject Re: [proposal] Doco
Date Sun, 26 Oct 2003 21:36:41 GMT
Noel J. Bergman wrote:
>>don't know, maybe I'm missing something, but what do you think a
>>possible attack could be?
> 
> I don't consider any traffic across the Internet to be secure unless
> encrypted.  Why do you use SSH instead of telnet if packets are secure?

He's not questioning whether it's encrypted.  His point is, doco sends 
an email to an address, and you respond.  It gives very little control, 
even if there is a compromise.  SSH/telnet is an entirely different (and 
much larger) set of possible attacks.

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