[RC5] Current key rates

Rawling, David D.Rawling at praxa.com.au
Fri Jan 30 12:42:21 EST 1998


> Has anyone noticed that although our key rate is still increasing
> (slowly), we're still way below the critical mass we need to guarantee
> cracking within 46 days total - indeed at the rate reported yesterday
> it will still take another 45 days to break if we need to search the
> entire keyspace.
> 
> 82% remaining @ 2% per day (assumed increasing) == 41 days.
> 
> Come on everyone - if we each recruit just one more CPU we can up the
> keyrate by another 15000 computers (at least - anyone know if Deschall
> stats are included?).
> 
> Dave.
> --
> David Rawling MCSE, CNA, B.Sc
> Praxa Ltd (Sydney Office)
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