TwoFish and SAP - How?

Markus Hubig ubuntu at pot.ath.cx
Sat Nov 6 14:38:46 UTC 2004


On Sat, 06 Nov 2004, bengt wrote:

> | On Sat, 06 Nov 2004, bengt wrote:
> |
> | > Is TwoFish the recommended algorithm or another one?
> |
> | Recommended is aes but there are a lot more solutions like blowfish,
> | twofish or des (see "modprobe -l |grep crypto").
>
> How is AES compared with the others.  Again, company policy dictates
> Windows 2000 with PointSec wich uses blowfish.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AES
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twofish
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blowfish_%28cipher%29

Seems that AES is the next de facto standard for symetric encryption ...

    - Markus

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