8192bit RSA keys
Robert J. Hansen
rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Wed Jul 8 14:18:03 CEST 2009
martin f krafft wrote:
> Two years ago, there was a thread on this list, in which RSA key
> sizes >2048 were discussed . In these two years, the crypto-world
> has been shaken up a bit, and computers got yet a bit more powerful.
With respect to key sizes, nothing has changed since then.
IMO, keys larger than 2kbit have no practical purpose for >95% of users.
Keys larger than 4kbit have no practical purpose, period.
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