[cryptography] Duplicate primes in lots of RSA moduli

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Thu Feb 16 08:43:32 EST 2012


On Thu, 16 Feb 2012 12:30, bmoeller at acm.org said:

> I call it a "protocol failure", you call it "stupid", but Jon calls it a
> "feature" (http://article.gmane.org/gmane.ietf.openpgp/4557/).

It is a feature in the same sense as putting your thumb between the nail
head and the hammer to silently peg up a picture frame.


Salam-Shalom,

   Werner

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