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From: Rich Freeman <rich0@g.o>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Dynamic IP address services.
Date: Tue, 08 Nov 2016 20:05:26
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] Re: Dynamic IP address services. by Ian Zimmerman
1 On Tue, Nov 8, 2016 at 2:35 PM, Ian Zimmerman <itz@×××××××.net> wrote:
2 > On 2016-11-08 16:05, Grant Edwards wrote:
3 >
4 >> Republicans have been trying to burn Hillary Clinton at the stake for
5 >> the past couple years because during her tenure as Secretary of State
6 >> she and her staff ran used their own mail server rather than use the
7 >> State Department's email system. [They weren't very good about
8 >> following backup and archiving procedures.]
9 >>
10 >> From what I've read, the State Department's email system was
11 >> notoriously bad and previous Secretaries of State had also gotten so
12 >> frustrated with availability and functionality problems that they used
13 >> outside email systems as well.
14 >
15 > Yea, that is my take on it as well - this was a completely manufactured
16 > controversy. I'd even bet that HRC's server was actually the more
17 > secure one.
18 >
20 Well, I don't handle classified information, but if I had my work
21 correspondence sent to a personal email address on a server I
22 maintained, I'd almost certainly be fired for it.
24 The few folks I've talked to who do handle classified information say
25 that they would probably face criminal charges, or at least certain
26 termination, for doing the same.
28 Is this issue HRC's biggest problem? Hardly. Is it symptomatic of
29 the larger issues? Certainly.
31 --
32 Rich


Subject Author
[gentoo-user] Re: Dynamic IP address services. Grant Edwards <grant.b.edwards@×××××.com>