Frontends for Windows
Sun Nov 18 18:10:02 2001
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Sunday, November 18, 2001 at 7:06:03 PM ,
Ingo Kl=F6cker wrote the following
on the "Frontends for Windows" thread:
IK> Does it ask you for your passphrase=3F
IK> As I don't know this program I really don't know the answer to this
IK> question. But if the answer is yes then how can you be sure the program
IK> doesn't leak the passphrase somehow, be it intentional (because of
IK> malicious code) or unintentional (because of buggy code).
How can you be sure that the front end is really the *only* to
get your password anyway =3F
It as the same chance as any other soft to catch it. Input can
be captured in multiple way,the front end does not need to leak,
I don't see this as an issue.
Beware of anti-viruses, viruses are less harmful!
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