Matthew Gaylor writes:
> WHAT'S HUSHMAIL?
> Speak freely with Hushmail!
> Much more than webmail! Much more than SSL! HushMail uses java applet
> technology to bring a full-featured public-key cryptosystem right into your
> browser. What does that mean to you? Total privacy! Absolutely no-one but
> you can read your messages!
Oh, great. Without any control on your part, each time anew you download executable code from a site you _think_ is http://www.hushmail.com/
Heck, I don't even trust a binary I built on a local machine because it may be compromised, since it's on a network. I would feel reasonably secure if the machine was only connected via sneakernet.
In any case it does some good since it increases information streams immune to ASIC farm screening. Echelons/Enfopols of this world will rejoice ...