VOA *is* sponsoring SSL tunnels under the Great Firewall

Gregory Alan Bolcer gbolcer at endeavors.com
Wed Sep 17 15:04:42 PDT 2003



Rohit Khare wrote:

> "We're trying to get people to run circumventor software," the IBB's 
> Berman said. "Once it's running, does 13-year-old Joey find it? We like 
> to call our program a portal to democracy. Whether the same tools are 
> used by teenagers here--it's difficult to try to put controls on that."

I always cite this example too when some IT manager says
that they've blocked all IM usage inside of the corporate.  I
always point out that any fool with a HTTP proxy running on
his dynamic IP DSL or cable connection can circumvent it.

Greg

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