[RC5] Bug in RC5DES client?

Antonio Perez aperez at poboxes.com
Wed Jan 14 13:27:16 EST 1998


On Tue, 13 Jan 1998, Tim Charron wrote:

> >   At 374285.99 keys/sec in 1 hour, 34 minutes and 46 seconds my computer
> > should do 2128190139 keys, not 1073741824 keys...
> 
> You're right.  It will be fixed in v2.7002.382.  Note that this 
> calculation doesn't work if a partial block is done.

  Anyway the actual speed is slow to be DES... The real speed is 188000
k/s (aprox.), when with RC5 the same machine do 156000 k/s... :-?

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