[rc5] key security question

Fedor Kouranov ted99 at ibm.net
Fri Jun 6 03:27:29 EDT 1997


On 06/05/97 Henry W Miller <mill0440 at gold.tc.umn.edu> said:

>encrupted keys to you, and a message encrypted with that key.  128 bit 
>IDEA is probably more secure then 1024 bit RSA.  (hard to quantify this 
>though)  

Sorry, me again and with a one-liner. 128 bit IDEA is estimated to be as
hard as 3000+ bit RSA.


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