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Adi Shamir visa snub: US govt slammed after the S in RSA blocked from his own RSA conf

JassMan Silver badge

Shamir should count himself lucky

A certain young Briton was allowed in for a security conference and now they won't let him leave. I am sure the NSA/FBI etc, could find a few lines of Shamir's code in tons of malware. Didn' t Wannacry use RSA to encrypt your data before Hutchins stopped it in its tracks?

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