IDEA (was: Re: Decryption problem)

Werner Koch
Thu, 16 Sep 1999 09:18:40 +0200

Robert Fendt <> writes:

> comparable qualities) without breaking a patent? After all, RSA is faster
> than DH, and IDEA has undergone extensive analysis.
3DES has been analyzed much more and there is not much analsis done on IDEA anymore. -- Werner Koch at keyid 621CC013