Wed, 19 Apr 2000 03:12:54 -0700 (PDT)
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On Wed, 19 Apr 2000, Michael Stevens wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 19, 2000 at 03:04:35AM -0700, L. Sassaman wrote:
> > > Well, the other thing I've been wondering about is, why is it legal to
> > > export signed messages in the US - Isn't that a violation as well?
> > No. That would make no sense at all. it has always been legal to
> > "export" signed or encrypted messages.
> You say that like encryption related laws are usually sensible.
Laugh. True enough. But you can sort of stretch your mind to somewhat
understand the idea that allowing crypto programs to be exported would be
prohibited. But having a signed message doesn't give the individual any
benefit if he doesn't have the technology already.
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