DH/DSS vs ElGame/DSS?
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Fri Apr 24 16:34:20 CEST 2009
> It's historical. Back in the late 1990s, the PGP developers were
> offered a free patent license if they called it Diffie-Hellman. Now
> that the patent has expired, though, it's a little hard to change
> their product without confusing a bunch of customers who would see
> their "Diffie-Hellman" keys suddenly become "Elgamal" keys.
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