libcrypt and RC2 revisited

Zeljko Vrba zvrba at
Tue Jul 26 19:22:06 CEST 2005

Werner Koch wrote:
> IIRC, we would need to implement a variant of RC2 to allow this.  And
> well, 40 bit RC2 keys are pretty ridiculous.
Ugh, I hope that you'll _never,ever_ allow such low-grade insecure
algorithms in gpg or anything related to it, no matter what the public
demand is.

best regards,
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