Date: Fri, 24 Nov 2017 09:35:49 +0100 From: "e@...tmx.net" <e@...tmx.net> To: passwords@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Authentication vs identification On 11/24/17 09:33, Scott Arciszewski wrote: > That seems half-baked. A good elaboration could turn that into an > excellent essay or blog post. those were already written and have received overwhelmingly hostile response from the "expert" community, some local readers included. > > 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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