Class Eleven - Friday, September 21, 2007


The class voted to make attending Eric Allman's talk on Monday (Sept 24, 2007) a course meeting. We will continue to cover material as scheduled, despite this extra activity.

On Monday, September 24, 2007, Eric Allman will present a talk on Email
Authentication. The presentation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in
the auditorium of the Center for Continuing Education in McKenna Hall. Any
member of the Notre Dame community who is interested in email and security
is welcome to attend.

Eric Allman is co-founder and Chief Science Officer of Sendmail, Inc. He
is the author of sendmail, the world's most widely-used mail transfer
agent, and the co-author of the specification for DomainKeys Identified
Mail (DKIM). Last year, the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) adopted
DKIM as an Internet standard to combat email identity fraud and phishing
attacks. More information on Eric Allman is available on the web at

He will also speak to the SysAdmin class; you are invited


Homework questions
Discuss chapter 6
Start chapter 7: --> ch07-cbs.ppt


Due week of September 24: Read chapters 7 and 8 in Sebesta
Programming due Friday, September 28: 7.1, 7.2, 7.3, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6
Programming due Monday, October 1: 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 8.5