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Re: Interview: Kipochi founder Pelle Braendgaard

From: Kumar McMillan <kmcmillan@mozilla.com>
Date: Thu, 8 Aug 2013 18:03:38 -0500
Cc: David Nicol <davidnicol@gmail.com>, Web Payments <public-webpayments@w3.org>, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Message-Id: <E8D63FFD-D8AF-4576-A6B8-7592EE166ED1@mozilla.com>
To: Pelle Braendgaard <pelle@stakeventures.com>

On Aug 8, 2013, at 4:00 PM, Pelle Braendgaard <pelle@stakeventures.com> wrote:

> We are not accepting payment orders via SMS. We only authenticate users via incoming SMS. There is no need to trust SMS messages received from them.

ok, thanks, I understand it better. The bitcoin wallet is not *on* the phone, it's stored on a web server like other online wallets.

> We do have a USSD solution which is not spoofable according to our platform partner.
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> On Wed, Aug 7, 2013 at 10:29 PM, David Nicol <davidnicol@gmail.com> wrote:
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> is SMS not vulnerable to spoofing or forgery?
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> http://kipochi.com - The Bitcoin Wallet for the World 
> http://payglo.be -     Blog about payments from a global perspective


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