[Chugalug] Am I Paranoid?

Stephen Kraus ub3ratl4sf00 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 11 14:22:51 UTC 2013


You figure compromising your system, the last thing they'd want is a kernel
panic, as it kind of ends their attempts to gain access.


On Wed, Sep 11, 2013 at 10:20 AM, Mike Harrison <cluon at geeklabs.com> wrote:

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> On Sep 11, 2013, at 9:35 AM, Peter Veotsch <petveot at yahoo.com> wrote:
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> >  Turns out he has a 4096 bit encryption key.
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> I doubt that's the issue, you can try importing mine if you think that
> it's related. My work email key is 4096 bits.
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> Option 1:
> Random rare coincidence
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> Option 2:
> Your download of the key was hijacked, injected.. etc..  and used to
> compromise your system.
> IT may or may not have been successful. If truly successful, you would not
> have had an issue.
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> Factors:  What ISP's were between you and the key-servers, updates applied
> to your Mac, cosmic rays…..
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> Just because you are paranoid, does not mean they aren't out to get you.
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> An idea, just for fun: a full PGP/GPG encrypted Chugalug sub-list?
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