Steve Crocker is one of the authors of
Security and Other Technical Concerns Raised by the DNS Filtering Requirements in the PROTECT IP Bill.
Build 1580 Released
Chat sessions now have clickable links for invoking a browser, and several new configuration options are listed in the release notes.
You can find your unique id (the fingerprint of your public key) under the Shinkuro "Help" tab, on the "About" menu entry. The panel has real-time performance information and your keyid, which is useful for those of you who have Shinkuro running on several machines using similar nicknames. What's your coolest use of Shinkuro? Let us know.
Participation in CWID
Shinkuro was selected to participate in the Coalition Warrior Interoperability
Demonstrations 2005 exercise. This exercise is designed to try several
new products in a simulated battle environment. Participants will use Shinkuro's
secure sharing technology for files and screens with
controlled group membership to demonstrate secure collaboration
in crisis situations.
In the news
Two great reviews of our file sharing software appeared on the web
First, Gillian Kerr wrote an extensive piece on
the software, its features, and how we stack up to others.
Robin Good also posted an article
describing his experiences with the software. Thanks
to both for their comments and review -- we definitely appreciate the
File sharing for Linux
Shinkuro's newest build now includes support for Linux. This alpha
software implements all of the basic Shinkuro file sharing functionality.
Click through to the download page to get the
software. Be sure to give us feedback on the software.
In the news
Stowe Boyd's article on Shinkuro.
New version of file sharing software
Shinkuro's file sharing software (version 2) is now available for download
during our open beta test period. This download, available for Windows
2000/XP and Mac OS X Panther is fully functional,
demonstrating a complete set of group formation, instant messaging, and
screen sharing capabilities. Click through to the
download page to get your copy today. Be sure to contact us through the
support forums with feedback.
To help you with the Shinkuro file sharing software, we've just posted
an FAQ. Send us other questions that ought to be in
the list and we'll add them.
Funding from DARPA
On August 19, 2002, Shinkuro received a contract from DARPA for research
on collaboration between individuals in different networks and geographic