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Falling through the KRACKs – A Few Thoughts on Cryptographic Engineering
The WPA2 WiFi protocol was written years ago and was written years ago and was"proved" secure, yet a flaw was just found. Why? Blame IEEE for making the standards hard to access and poorly written; and the proof was done on two pieces in isolation instead of the whole system or better yet the actual code.
security  standards  IEEE  cryptography  via:HackerNews 
october 2017 by mcherm
IEEE Supports Software Patents
Well, that decides it. I will never join the IEEE. If they support the ability to patent software (even while recognizing the need to reform the system) then they really don't understand how software is made.
IEEE  law  iip-law  patent 
july 2010 by mcherm

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