[RC5] Macs can crack DES keys too...

Matt Perry matt at primefactor.com
Fri Jan 16 20:03:14 EST 1998


Is it freely distributable?  Where can we get it?



On Fri, 16 Jan 1998, Joe Laffey wrote:

> Mac folks...
> 
> Don't forget about VirtualPC. You can crack DES keys (albeit much slower)
> running VirtualPC on a PowerMac...
> 
> I have found the AMD K5 optimized code to run the fastest on the
> VirtualPC, even though they claim to emulate a Pentium.
> 
> 
> Joe Laffey
> LAFFEY Computer Imaging
> St. Louis, MO
> joe at laffey-stl.com
> http://www.laffey-stl.com/imaging/
> 
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