[RC5] After RC5-64?

John Campbell jcampbel at lynn.ci-n.com
Thu Sep 9 23:45:29 EDT 1999


On Wed, 8 Sep 1999, Sven wrote:
> 
> If the correct key is the 1 before last, chances are much higher we find
> it today if using random order then when checking int the correct order.
> 
	And if it's in the next couple blocks, the chances are much higher
if we continue on as we are.

	Every key has exactly the same chance of being the right key.
Because of this, there's no advantage to checking the keys in any particular
order.

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John Campbell
jcampbel at lynn.ci-n.com

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