what are the sub keys
jerome at jeromebaum.com
Tue Mar 22 19:11:37 CET 2011
"Robert J. Hansen" <rjh at sixdemonbag.org> writes:
> On Tue, 22 Mar 2011 16:13:03 +0000, Jerome Baum <jerome at jeromebaum.com>
>> Correct me if I'm wrong on this one, but it does make your key weaker,
> No. Using SHA512 with a DSA-1K system is just as secure as, say, using
> RIPEMD160 with a DSA-1K system. There are no known attacks against either
> hash algorithm, and when used with DSA-1K each provides 160 bits of hash.
Okay so let's try again. Correct me if I'm wrong on this one, but it
does make your key weaker _compared with using an algorithm that
supports 512 bits of hash, all else being equal_, right?
PGP: A0E4 B2D4 94E6 20EE 85BA E45B 63E4 2BD8 C58C 753A
PGP: 2C23 EBFF DF1A 840D 2351 F5F5 F25B A03F 2152 36DA
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