MULTICS


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MULTICSMultiplexed Information & Computing Service
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The Multics system internally encrypted its password list so that even if printed out the passwords were not intelligible.
The tiger team penetrated Multics and modified the manufacturer's master copy of the Multics operating system itself by installing a trap door: computer instructions to deliberately bypass the normal security checks and thus ensure penetration even after the initial flaw was fixed.
Keynote speaker William "Earl" Boebert, Sandia National Laboratories discusses how far we've gone-and how little we've actually progressed since the early days of Multics.
Clark worked on the Multics operating system and on the ARPAnet, managing the development of one of the first host implementations of the ARPA network protocols.
He did the first implementation of these protocols for the Multics system, and for the IBM PC.
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