Certicom? [...] [Fwd: NSA Turns To Commercial Software For Encryption]

Adam L Beberg beberg at mithral.com
Sun Oct 26 14:54:08 PST 2003


On Sunday, October 26, 2003, at 04:18  PM, Dr. Robert J. Harley wrote:

>> Besides 4K-RSA + AES-256 + SHA-256 are all way way way stronger [...]
>
> Amusing that you choose 4K-bit RSA.  Wasn't 2K supposedly to be total
> overkill recently?

It's a moving target, but the user/OS/keyboard is not :)

Unless human skin is getting 2^12 times as tough every generation... 
unlikely.

And we all know anything you put in a computer is public (Thanks 
Microsoft!).

- Adam L. Beberg - beberg at mithral.com
   http://www.mithral.com/~beberg/



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