Name: [693] Russell Sayers
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Secure File Transfer With WASTE [ID:177] (1/1)

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video tutorial by Russell Sayers, added 04/07

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Alice wants to share some documents with Bob. The documents contain corporate secrets, credit cards and personal information - Alice wants to be share the files with Bob confident and 3rd party eavesdropper cannot intercept the data. Enter WASTE - the "anonymous, secure, and encrypted collaboration tool".

This tutorial goes through the initial set-up of waste, covering installation, key generation and file transfer. There are more features of WASTE I can demo - use the comments feature to let me know if you want more tutorials!


Uploaded on 5th April 2007, running time 7 minutes.

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17. Sun, 21 Mar 2010 14:44

Hi Russel,

great job. It gave me some hints about my installation of WASTE and showed me why it didnt work.

After Your video I could change the wrong things and now it works very well.

Many Thanks


16. Vanessamak Mon, 08 Feb 2010 19:22

Thanks for the video, makes more sense now. Cheers

15. anonymous Wed, 30 Dec 2009 02:20

great video mate, cheers!

14. anonymous Mon, 30 Nov 2009 12:56

Nice one those sort of thing is a great help for "n00bs" sorry, especially for network stuff where there are so many variables that just trying things out can take a long time and screw up other activities.

Obviously this particular one isn't rocket science but already helps a hell of a lot to check whether one has missed anything in ones set up of whichever program/network or anything else.

Nice one.

13. anonymous Wed, 04 Nov 2009 19:23

Awesome thanks!

12. anonymous Sat, 16 May 2009 13:29


11. anonymous Sat, 16 May 2009 13:12

Very useful tutorial! Helped me very much!


10. anonymous Tue, 02 Sep 2008 14:49

Keep up the good work. Thanks again!

9. anonymous Thu, 27 Mar 2008 02:28

thank you for this video.As far as I am aware waste is not anonymous,right ?

Besides it is necessary to know the other fellow IP adress, I guess, in order to add him or her.

8. anonymous Sat, 08 Dec 2007 16:46

add me!

WASTE_PUBLIC_KEY 20 2048 sm4n14c











7. anonymous Sat, 22 Sep 2007 12:44

Thank you for showing me what Waste is doing and how to handle this program. Vidcasts are just perfect for that.

Russel, I've just looked at the official WASTE site:

and I don't see a link there to your video. Do you have a way of contacting the maintainers and asking if they'd like to link to the video?

Your video is such a useful resource, it'd be a shame if people aren't benefiting from it just because they don't know it exists.



5. anonymous Tue, 31 Jul 2007 15:02

Very nice Russel,

I agree with Lucas (comment 1) Totaly.

Even my non-techno savy friends got it

Thank you

Very good and clear video. Please make more videos with such good quality!

3. anonymous Thu, 31 May 2007 17:55

Thanks, pretty straightforward.

I quite agree with Lucas, this is an excellent video. I'm very happy to have a Crypto video in the site too (I'm calling it 'Our Alice and Bob video')!

Russell - we'd welcome more videos from you if you'd like to share your hard-won knowledge? How about something else to do with crypto?


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