FYI: AES patch
Thu, 12 Oct 2000 09:39:44 +0200
Preferences should be determined by:
- Algorithm security
- Patent restrictions
- Encription & decription speed
But I agree with Werner:
It's likely the NSA have already found a backdoor in the
algorithm, this is probably why the NIST has selected it ;).
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Sent: Wednesday, October 11, 2000 11:34 PM
To: Werner Koch
Cc: Vergonet, Henk; 'firstname.lastname@example.org'; Roussou, Ronald
Subject: Re: FYI: AES patch
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On Mon, 9 Oct 2000, Werner Koch wrote:
> Anyway, it is only useful for symmetric-only encryption becuase
> there are yet no Rijndael preferences.
Actually, there are "AES" prefs, no?
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