Cipher v public key.
david.gray at turpin-distribution.com
Tue May 30 16:43:35 CEST 2006
On Fri, May 26, 2006 at 05:20:04PM +0100, David Gray wrote:
>> AES256 is listed as a cipher but not a public key? What is the
>> The difference? I was hoping to use asymmetric keys with me
>> Giving the public key to the customer. As mentioned before this all
>> Works fine but I'm not sure which alogorithm I'm using when encrypting.
> You're using both an asymmetric key (RSA, DSA, ELG-E), and symmetric key
(AES, CAST5, TWOFISH, etc) when you encrypt.
Sorry I may be missing the point but why does it now show AES or AES256 as a
Pubkey: RSA, RSA-E, RSA-S, ELG-E, DSA, ELG
Cipher: 3DES, CAST5, BLOWFISH, AES, AES192, AES256, TWOFISH
Hash: MD5, SHA1, RIPEMD160, SHA256
Compression: Uncompressed, ZIP, ZLIB
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