About Symmetric Ciphers.
Sat, 15 Apr 2000 12:21:49 +0200 (MET DST)
Werner Koch wrote:
> 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.
Personally I don't, but to be honest I still use 128-bits IDEA for my
archives (I doubt scientology will be able to break that by brute-force
anyway). But if you use entire sentences for your passphrases, with
ElItE c00l spelling and so, wouldn't that suffice?
ir. J.C.A. Wevers // Physics and science fiction site:
firstname.lastname@example.org // http://www.xs4all.nl/~johanw/index.html
PGP/GPG public keys at http://www.xs4all.nl/~johanw/pgpkeys.html