One more reason...
Posted Sep 18, 2008 18:21 UTC (Thu) by djm (subscriber, #11651)
The problem is keystrokes typed once the session is up, e.g. your password after running "sudo". We already have measures in place to make it difficult for an eavesdropper to know when you are typing such a password, but they could still perform traffic analysis on the entire session.
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