In response to Michael H. Warfield firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael H. Warfield
mhw at wittsend.com
Wed Nov 6 15:14:02 CET 2002
On Wed, Nov 06, 2002 at 09:56:39AM +0000, Noel D. Torres Taño wrote:
> > Not quite, if you use a timestamping service... They stamp
> >a message or a message digest with their timestamp and periodically
> >publish a public table of timestamps.
> > :
> > : - Remainder deleted...
> > :
> > Exactly what advantage would you have over this service:
> > <http://www.itconsult.co.uk/stamper.htm>
> Simply: I don't want my data to be sent by e-mail. And I don't want my
> data to be published. Why are you thinking in e-mail only? I can want an
> electronic timestamp on a document I want to have in a floppy and not to
> send it anybody, but that I can present at the court if I need that.
That's why you timestamp hashes and/or detached signatures. You
don't have to send them your data.
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