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RE: RSA Patent Expired
From: Joe Shaw <jshaw () insync net>
Date: Thu, 5 Oct 2000 10:49:33 -0500 (CDT)

Having read the rest of the thread, I see that this was already
covered.  My apologies for the twice wasted bandwidth.

Joseph W. Shaw - jshaw () insync net
Computer Security Consultant and Programmer
Free UNIX advocate and all around nice guy.

On Thu, 5 Oct 2000, Joe Shaw wrote:

No, he's not confused.  Supposedly, using any algorithm other than 3DES
with SSH1 can set you up for some type of stream insertion attack.  I've
never seen it personally, but supposedly the threat does exist.

Furthermore, OpenSSH supports ssh2 and is free, in both the free beer and
the free speech way.  The BSD license is cool like that.

Joseph W. Shaw - jshaw () insync net

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