Session Key algorithm
wk at gnupg.org
Mon Jun 23 17:24:05 CEST 2008
On Fri, 20 Jun 2008 13:15, Yasuhiro.Funaki at safenet-inc.com said:
> I am wondering that which algorithm is used for the session key in GnuPG
That is all described in RFC4880.
> I understand the session key is symmetric key and used for message
> encryption, my concern is the compatibility with PGP commercial.
Both are OpenPGP compliant.
> i.e PGP commercial use IDEA but GnuPG does not have it, then message can
No need for this because the preference system of OpenPGP handles the
selection of the symmetric encryption algorithm.
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