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

Gregory Alan Bolcer gbolcer at endeavors.com
Sun Oct 26 17:20:02 PST 2003


Still is.  As we found out you can build
all your own tools and certs and everything, but
when it comes down to selling security software,
it's far easier to license the RSA libraries than
dive down a rabbit hole every time. 

Greg


"R. A. Hettinga" wrote:
> 
> At 1:56 PM -0800 10/26/03, Gregory Alan Bolcer wrote:
> >FWIW, this is about going rate for RSA too, BTW.
> 
> Was. RSA's patent has expired.
> 
> BTW, the only decent *software* ECC, FEE, is patented, by Apple.
> 
> Cheers,
> RAH
>


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