1995-10-01 - Re: RSA’s comments on RC4 weak keys

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From: “Mr. Boffo” <mixmaster@vishnu.alias.net>
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
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Message ID: <199510010537.AAA09694@alpha.jpunix.com>
Reply To: <9508298124.AA812423895@snail.rsa.com>
UTC Datetime: 1995-10-01 05:49:38 UTC
Raw Date: Sat, 30 Sep 95 22:49:38 PDT

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From: "Mr. Boffo" <mixmaster@vishnu.alias.net>
Date: Sat, 30 Sep 95 22:49:38 PDT
To: cypherpunks@toad.com
Subject: Re: RSA's comments on RC4 weak keys
In-Reply-To: <9508298124.AA812423895@snail.rsa.com>
Message-ID: <199510010537.AAA09694@alpha.jpunix.com>
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Robert W. Baldwin <baldwin@RSA.COM> wrote:

> Here is our response to the excellent work that Andrew Roos has been
> doing on RC4.  I am glad that people are looking at RC4 critically.

Oh really?  A year ago you didn't want anyone looking at RC4 at all!

But since you now seem to be for open review, we'd be happy to
cryptanalyze RC2 for ya also.  :)