"general purpose OS is fundamentally inadequate for trusted operations"

Robert J. Hansen rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Mon Apr 24 13:33:58 CEST 2017

> Look at how many people think 3DES is obsolete, for instance, or that
> anything less than AES256 is risky.

My bad: I used "obsolete" when I should've said "insecure".  I fully
agree 3DES is obsolete; it's the "3DES is insecure" which is,
IMO, unsupported and faddish.

(The best attack on 3DES requires more RAM than exists in the entire
world, by several orders of magnitude.)

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