AES256 vs Twofish performance
wk at gnupg.org
Thu Apr 22 16:16:48 CEST 2004
On Thu, 22 Apr 2004 11:53:34 +0200, Malte Gell said:
> tar'ed /home directory on a Linux box with different types of data.
> Actually Twofish was really slightly faster, this is interesting since
> Rijndael's believed speed was one of NISTS's major reasons why it
Our Twofish implementation is highly optimized but the AES code is
pretty much the reference code without any serious optimizations.
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