johanw at vulcan.xs4all.nl
Wed Jun 22 18:56:33 CEST 2005
Ruben De Visscher wrote:
>I heard that recently, the SHA-1 message digest has been broken.
This is incorrect. However, it appears that SHA-1 is not as strong
as its size suggests.
>Because GnuPG uses this algorithm to make its digital signatures i
>think it would be a good thing to implement a safer digest like SHA-2
It already does implement the different SHA-2 algorithms.
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