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Symantec Buys PGP

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j0rDy

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Post Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:09 am

Symantec Buys PGP

Symantec just released the news that they bought PGP and GuardianEdge. This puts Symantec at the top of the (email)encryption suppliers.

The article:
http://www.symantec.com/about/news/release/article.jsp?prid=20100429_01
CISSP, CEH, ECSA, OSCP, OSWP

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Post Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:28 am

Re: Symantec Buys PGP

So PGP will now be bloated, annoying, and will work half as well.  Yey!
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Post Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:43 am

Re: Symantec Buys PGP

I've never really had any problems with GnuPG.
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Post Thu Apr 29, 2010 9:55 am

Re: Symantec Buys PGP

UNGH!  Oh well...  Hopefully they won't 'totally' screw up PGP...
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Post Thu Apr 29, 2010 10:29 am

Re: Symantec Buys PGP

Ketchup wrote:So PGP will now be bloated, annoying, and will work half as well.  Yey!


Haha! That was pretty much my same thought as soon as I saw this thread title.

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