[cryptography] the spell is broken

James A. Donald jamesd at echeque.com
Thu Oct 3 14:28:09 EDT 2013


On 2013-10-04 00:13, Jeffrey Goldberg wrote:
> So unless you and Silent Circle have information that the rest of us don�t about AES and SHA-2, I�m actually pissed off at this action. It puts more pressure on us to follow suit, even though such a move would be pure security theater.

You have to get off the NIST curves.  If getting of the NIST curves, 
might as well get off AES and SHA-2 as well.

If you are not using the NIST curves, the need to change is less urgent.




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