let the flaming begin or Factoring Breakthrough?
Thu Feb 28 17:08:01 2002
Our trading partners who have RSA keys started talking last fall about
raising them to 4096 bits. I don't know what they will do now!!
First Choice Health Network
From: Ingo Kl=F6cker [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, February 27, 2002 3:29 PM
Subject: Re: let the flaming begin or Factoring Breakthrough?
> And I thing raising the warning limits for RSA key generation would
> be a Right Thing.
So if you have to hide information from the NSA you'd better use
stronger RSA keys. Otherwise your 1024 bit RSA keys are still safe
enough. New RSA keys should IMO nevertheless have at least 2048 bits.
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