Re: Faked message

Subject: Re: Faked message
From: Bas Andeweg <bas -dot- andeweg -at- WTM -dot- TUDELFT -dot- NL>
Date: Tue, 21 Nov 1995 16:14:39 +0100

There is some interesting information on this topic [how to mail
anonymously and how to insure some privacy] to find at:

> It's extremely simple to send fake e-mail--the Internet e-mail system is far
> from unbeatable. However, I should warn anyone who tries it that it's still
> possible to trace faked e-mail.

> There's no easy way around the problem. The truly paranoid, however, can send
> all of their messages with a digital signature attached; if any messages
> arrive without a digital signature people can assume that the message is not
> genuine. You can create digital signatures using PGP. If you have Windows, I'd
> suggest you use PGP along with WinPGP. For more info you might want to see my
> _PGP Companion for Windows_ (Ventana).


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