Werner Koch
Fri, 14 Apr 2000 11:32:54 +0200

On Fri, 14 Apr 2000, L. Sassaman wrote:

> But the point is still valid to those who wish to tweak their settings for
> no reason: using RIPEMD160 instead of SHA-1 with DSA keys makes them not
> DSS. It is my recommendation that people use SHA-1 with DSA keys unless at
> some point they are given good reason not to trust SHA-1.
Most banks here in Germany prefer RIPEMD160 over SHA1; I don't know why ;-) -- Werner Koch OpenPGP key 621CC013 OpenIT GmbH tel +49 211 239577-0 Birkenstr. 12 email D-40233 Duesseldorf