Robert J. Hansen rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Fri Sep 22 03:22:39 CEST 2006

Alphax wrote:
> Interesting. I'm looking at the "official" (November 1998) RFC 2440 and
> it's not immediately obvious that this is the case; although both the
> Version 3 and Version 4 signature packet formats say that the hash
> algorithm is part of the body of the packet, it says of RSA signatures:

If memory serves, the HFF is part of PKCS-1, which OpenPGP references
heavily for its implementation of RSA signatures.

ObWarning: I haven't studied it closely in quite some time.  My memory
may well be in error.

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