The symmetric ciphers
peter at digitalbrains.com
Thu Oct 31 20:23:10 CET 2013
On 31/10/13 16:37, vedaal at nym.hush.com wrote:
> The advantage is, that if it should ever be possible to brute force the
> keyspace of one key, then NONE of the possible elements of the keyspace
> (including the *correct* key) will result in an identifiable *correct*
> plaintext. It will only result in random ciphertext.
Then again: If brute forcing a key costs you all the energy in this solar
system, you don't have any light to read the decrypted message by. And that's
what we're talking about here.
So: forget about brute-forcing.
I use the GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG) in combination with Enigmail.
You can send me encrypted mail if you want some privacy.
My key is available at <http://digitalbrains.com/2012/openpgp-key-peter>
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