Re: Cryptolope

Rohit Khare (
Thu, 2 May 96 22:40:36 -0400

Tim Byars wrote on 19:17:54 Thu, 2 May 1996:

> Dear IBM infoMarket User:
> We are pleased to announce IBM infoMarket version 2.1 -- available April
> 29th. The foundation of this new release is a Cryptolope(tm) container -- a
> secure packaging technology allowing users to buy copyright-protected
> information right from their desktop. Cryptolope containers can include text,
> digitized images, video, and audio.

I'm very professionally interested in this project. Stay tuned -- later this
year, W3C will have much more to say. IBM pushed this technology hard at our
Digital Signatures meeting in Mountain View last month...

For similar technology, see Portland Software's Ziplock:


Rohit Khare -- 617/253-5884
Technical Staff, World Wide Web Consortium
NE43-354, MIT LCS, Cambridge, MA 02139