1024 key with large sub key
Robert J. Hansen
rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Thu Oct 5 18:39:44 CEST 2017
> Back in 1998/1999 we were keen to have a 128 bit block cipher in
> OpenPGP. The PGP folks and me discussed this and our bets were on
> Twofish as a very promising candidate for the AES competition. Thus we
> went for that before we added AES 1.5 years later.
I was unaware GnuPG had a role in this decision: thank you for the
> Blowfish used to be the only freely available cipher when I started with
... wait, 3DES was patent-encumbered?
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