DSA2 default status
Daniel Kahn Gillmor
dkg at fifthhorseman.net
Wed Nov 18 20:08:33 CET 2009
On 11/18/2009 01:50 PM, Robert J. Hansen wrote:
> If V5 is going to be more than six months or so, though, then I think
> enabling DSA2 by default should be done now.
I seriously doubt that v5 is going to be ready in 6 months. my sense of
the OpenPGP WG was that v5 would probably wait on the results of the
NIST hash competition for a successor to SHA-1, and that won't be ready
in 6 months, since the Second SHA-3 Candidate Conference is in August of
i could be mistaken about this, of course. Maybe the WG will want to
update the spec before SHA-3 is chosen.
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