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CodeCon 2002 libfreenet - a case study in horrors incomprehensible to the mind of man, and other secure protocol design mistakes

2002-02-16 13:16

CodeCon 2002 talk libfreenet - a case study in horrors incomprehensible to the mind of man, and other secure protocol design mistakes. I was never convinced that freenet's 1 implementation indicated that it was any good; this second implementation, now abandoned, seems to indicate it was a poor design. This is why the IETF, W3C and others require two working implementations before standardising.