Search Mailing List Archives


Limit search to: Subject & Body Subject Author
Sort by: Reverse Sort
Limit to: All This Week Last Week This Month Last Month
Select Date Range     through    

[liberationtech] CryptoParty Handbook

Samuel Carlisle samuelcarlisle at gmail.com
Sun Oct 7 12:42:49 PDT 2012


I was actually really offended by @ioerror's comment on twitter. Even if it
was justified technically I think the mature approach is to use his
personal reach and voice online to rally collaborators to help make the
handbook better not declaim it for the sake of it... I nearly tweeted back
with the link to the editing portal with a simple statement "well
volunteered"...

@samthetechie

On 7 October 2012 20:37, Yosem Companys <companys at stanford.edu> wrote:

> I think Jacob has some issues about the CryptoParty Handbook.  As he
> noted on Twitter:
>
> "The #CryptoParty handbook is really unimpressive and fraught with
> peril. A good idea and a nice effort but ultimately quite dangerous."
>
> Would love to hear why.
>
> Thanks,
>
> Yosem
>
> On Sun, Oct 7, 2012 at 12:09 PM, Greg Norcie <greg at norcie.com> wrote:
> >
> > I think this is a great project.
> >
> > But I do think that a manual is a stopgap measure - it would also be
> > great if we worked towards making these tools usable enough that they
> > didn't need a manual.
> >
> > If we can make an iPod so easy enough for our grandparents to use, we
> > should be able to do the same with Tor, PGP, etc. It will be a long,
> > arduous process, but I think it can be done.
> >
> > Usable security it not an oxymoron :)
> > --
> > Greg Norcie (greg at norcie.com)
> > GPG key: 0x1B873635
> >
> > On 10/4/12 5:13 PM, Andrew Mallis wrote:
> > >
> > > FYI
> > >
> > > This 392 page, Creative Commons licensed handbook is designed to help
> > > those with no prior experience to protect their basic human right to
> > > Privacy in networked, digital domains. By covering a broad array of
> > > topics and use contexts it is written to help anyone wishing to
> > > understand and then quickly mitigate many kinds of vulnerability using
> > > free, open-source tools. Most importantly however this handbook is
> > > intended as a reference for use during Crypto Parties.
> > >
> > >
> > > PDF available for download and more info:
> > >
> > > https://cryptoparty.org/wiki/CryptoPartyHandbook
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > *Andrew Mallis*
> > > #ows Tech Ops <http://www.nycga.net/groups/tech> | FGA
> > > <http://wiki.occupy.net/wiki/Federated_General_Assembly> | Occupy
> > > Directory <http://directory.occupy.net>
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > Unsubscribe, change to digest, or change password at:
> https://mailman.stanford.edu/mailman/listinfo/liberationtech
> > >
> > --
> > Unsubscribe, change to digest, or change password at:
> https://mailman.stanford.edu/mailman/listinfo/liberationtech
> --
> Unsubscribe, change to digest, or change password at:
> https://mailman.stanford.edu/mailman/listinfo/liberationtech
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mailman.stanford.edu/pipermail/liberationtech/attachments/20121007/dd601a93/attachment.html>


More information about the liberationtech mailing list