Subject: Re: NetBSD and the Google "Summer of Code" Summary
To: matthew sporleder <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 10/17/2005 14:21:18
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>, matth
ew sporleder writes:
>Aren't there a lot of existing "Keychain" (os x has one, and I think
>redhat does too) applications that hold all sorts of things in a
>daemon? Is this any safer than a library which can access a protected
>database of some type?
It may be safer, but an awful lot depends on the details of the
interface and the implementation.
--Steven M. Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb