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FBI accused of planting backdoor in OpenBSD IPSEC stack

In an e-mail sent to BSD project leader Theo de Raadt, former NETSEC CTO Gregory Perry has claimed that NETSEC developers helped the FBI plant "a number of backdoors" in the OpenBSD cryptographic framework approximately a decade ago.Perry says that his nondisclosure agreement with the FBI has expired, allowing him to finally bring the issue to the attention of OpenBSD developers. Perry also suggests that knowledge of the FBI's backdoors played a role in DARPA's decision to withdraw millions of dollars of grant funding from OpenBSD in 2003."I wanted to make you aware of the fact that the FBI implemented a number of backdoors and side channel key

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06 Sep
Jim Lippard @lippard
RT @WeldPond: .@BrandinPrry reminded me of this: FBI accused of planting backdoor in OpenBSD IPSEC stack. http://t.co/Pgf9bHQDmi
06 Sep
Chris Wysopal @WeldPond
.@BrandinPrry reminded me of this: FBI accused of planting backdoor in OpenBSD IPSEC stack. http://t.co/Pgf9bHQDmi