About Symmetric Ciphers.
Fri, 14 Apr 2000 10:25:43 +0200
On Thu, 13 Apr 2000, Johan Wevers wrote:
> > The OpenPGP WG agreed on 256 Bit. I don't like it but some folks
> encryption only. I store some files encrypted but only encrypted with
> a symmetric key. I don't see the need for the asymmetric cypher for
> personal archival purposes.
Just curious how you achieve to create and remember a passphrase
yielding enough entropy for a 256 bit key, this seems impossible for
me without a hardware token.
Werner Koch OpenPGP key 621CC013
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