[Herts] Encryption talk

Steve Clark steve at bagofspoons.net
Fri Jun 3 20:13:49 BST 2005

I fully intend to be at the June meeting and to deliver my promised talk
on encryption. I'm putting together a list of topics to cover. Does anyone
have anything that they would like discussed? I'm not a great expert on
the subject, but I've read a fair bit and played around with a few

The talk will be based around GPG and Thunderbird/Enigmail as these are
tghe tools I currently use. If someone wants to try using a different
email program then we can look into that.

On another topic, if anyone fancies a little cryptic programming challenge
then take a look at


It's biased towards Python in that a couple of levels require specific
Python features, but most could be done in any modern language. I've been
using it as a way to learn more Python. I'm on level 16 so far.

See you next week


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