Werner Koch wk at
Thu Jan 9 20:22:40 CET 2014

On Thu,  9 Jan 2014 13:59, gniibe at said:
> Can I add secp256k1 curve?  OID is

AFAIK, the Koblitz curves are still patented.  I maybe wrong, though.

In general binary curves are considered potetial weak or at least very
fragile.  Thus the suggestion for new applications is not to use them.

However, if you really like to experiment with them, you may add this



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