identical files -> non-identical encrypted files
dshaw at jabberwocky.com
Tue Jul 22 00:50:23 CEST 2008
On Jul 20, 2008, at 4:45 PM, Ian Zimmerman wrote:
> I just noticed this today. I suppose this is completely obvious to
> readers of the list and perhaps not something they want to be
> bothered with;
> apalogies if that's the case. I have a problem to solve :(
> So I suppose gpg puts some salt probably based on timestamp in. Can
> be disabled? Pretty please?
It's not salt - the session key is random. If it wasn't, well,
decrypting would be pretty easy.
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