Subject: Re: ssh - are you nuts?!?
To: Bill Sommerfeld <>
From: Simon J. Gerraty <>
List: tech-security
Date: 12/18/2000 14:57:27
>> Authentication is pointless without a means of ensuring the integrity of
>> the channel


>> and encryption gives you that as a side effect.


My bad - I was trying to get that out before rushing off to look
after the kids, I should have been more explicit in that SSL (which 
is what my stelnet uses)  and to a lesser extent SSH provide said integrity 

Thanks for clarifying.