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Date: Fri, 24 Nov 2017 03:33:13 -0500
From: Scott Arciszewski <scott@...agonie.com>
To: passwords@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: Authentication vs identification

That seems half-baked. A good elaboration could turn that into an excellent
essay or blog post.

Scott Arciszewski
Chief Development Officer
Paragon Initiative Enterprises <https://paragonie.com>

On Fri, Nov 24, 2017 at 3:29 AM, e@...tmx.net <e@...tmx.net> wrote:

> it dawned on me recently, the difference between the two is easy to grasp
> and easy to formulate:
>
> You do want exactly one man to be capable of authentication.
> You do want multiple men to be capable of identification.
>

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