Re: [zooko@zooko.com: [Revctrl] colliding md5 hashes of human-meaningful

From: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
Date: 2005-06-14 06:08:21
On Mon, 13 Jun 2005 linux@horizon.com wrote:
> 
> You are insufficiently paranoid, Grasshopper.

No, I just am not lettign paranoia mean that I sit around shivering all 
day long.

> The basic attack goes like this:
> 
> - I construct two .c files with identical hashes.

Ok, I have a better plan.

 - you learn to fly by flapping your arms fast enough
 - you then learn to pee burning gasoline
 - then, you fly around New York, setting everybody you see on fire, until 
   people make you emperor.

Sounds like a good plan, no?

But perhaps slightly impractical. 

Now, let's go back to your plan. Why do you think your plan is any better 
than mine?

		Linus
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