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EFF crypto victory e-mail

EFF crypto victory e-mail

Following is the text of the e-mail sent to the EEF announcing the cracking of the encryption code: RSA DES Challenge II-2 contest.The key 3E CD A1 5E 70 4F B3 1C reveals:"The unknown message is: It's time for those 128-, 192-, and 256-bit keys.

July 16, 1998 by in Linux

Another Linux merger dies

Another Linux merger dies

Linux NetworX and Ebiz Enterprises have called off their merger, the second time this week Linux companies have backed off from plans to join forces. Ebiz announced in March it had agreed to acquire Linux NetworX, which builds low-cost supercomputers made of networked Linux machines.

May 2, 2001 by in Linux

Sun shifts software game plan

Sun shifts software game plan

As expected , Sun Microsystems on Wednesday acquired NetBeans, a cross-platform Java Integrated Development Environment that Sun believes will appeal to developers doing small Java applications, especially on Linux. Sun declined to disclose the terms of the NetBeans acquisition, saying it is not material.

October 21, 1999 by in Linux

Sun shifts software game plan

Sun shifts software game plan

As expected , Sun Microsystems on Wednesday acquired NetBeans, a cross-platform Java Integrated Development Environment that Sun believes will appeal to developers doing small Java applications, especially on Linux.Sun declined to disclose the terms of the NetBeans acquisition, saying it is not material.

October 22, 1999 by in Linux

Linux gaming gets ready to play

Linux gaming gets ready to play

As a platform for the nontechnical gamer, Linux seems about as fun as being locked in an iron maiden. While there has been a slew of open-source games that are, more often than not, hacked versions of popular commercial games, you can count the total number of big-name titles on your fingers.

June 8, 2000 by in Linux