Encryption File Size
johanw at vulcan.xs4all.nl
Thu Feb 23 13:00:04 CET 2012
On 23-02-2012 0:18, tony medeiros wrote:
> Is there a guaranteed ratio of plain to cipher?
No. The files are compressed before encrypting (after encrypting they
should not be compressible so it has te be before) and the results vary.
> X = Worst case scenario (I'm encrypting an already compressed file)
If the compressin is any good the files will become slightly bigger due
to a little overhead.
ir. J.C.A. Wevers
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