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Old 27 March 2014, 02:45 AM
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It is a work of fiction so it's not surprising that it contains fictions.

The Electronic Frontier Foundation does give awards for large primes. The next award is not 100 but 100,000,000 digits. The first was offered and awarded well before the book was published so maybe someone heard EFF and thought FBI (also often in the claim) and that became CIA...
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