Canadian encryption experts to guard secret U.S. data

    Date 21 Jun 2000
    Category Cryptography
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    Posted By Anthony Pell
    Canada's Kasten Chase has been given the exclusive go-ahead by the U.S. National Security Agency to safeguard top-secret government data, which could make the recent theft of computer hard drives laden with nuclear secrets from . . .
    Canada's Kasten Chase has been given the exclusive go-ahead by the U.S. National Security Agency to safeguard top-secret government data, which could make the recent theft of computer hard drives laden with nuclear secrets from Los Alamos National Laboratory a nonissue in the future. Toronto-based Kasten Chase became the first company to be endorsed by the security agency to encrypt the hard drives, not just the data, the company said today.

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