1996-03-27 - Re: HP & Export of DCE

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From: Adam Shostack <adam@lighthouse.homeport.org>
To: perry@piermont.com
Message Hash: 7488896a1e02941d8d5465f5ccc54a1bf9e93f56b57ce1e0e4f1ef83693a82f2
Message ID: <199603271619.LAA08716@homeport.org>
Reply To: <199603271607.LAA02400@jekyll.piermont.com>
UTC Datetime: 1996-03-27 23:58:55 UTC
Raw Date: Thu, 28 Mar 1996 07:58:55 +0800

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From: Adam Shostack <adam@lighthouse.homeport.org>
Date: Thu, 28 Mar 1996 07:58:55 +0800
To: perry@piermont.com
Subject: Re: HP & Export of DCE
In-Reply-To: <199603271607.LAA02400@jekyll.piermont.com>
Message-ID: <199603271619.LAA08716@homeport.org>
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Perry E. Metzger wrote:

| Adam Shostack writes:
| > Well, if Leahy passes, DCE is exportable.  Anyone know if the
| > 'SecureRPC' in  DCE is the one BAL broke years back?
| No, they broke Sun's Secure RPC, which is different.

I wasn't aware there were multiple things masquerading under the name
Secure RPC.  In any event, does the crypto in DCE stand up to the
LaMacchia/Odlyzko attacks?  (And did Sun ever upgrade what they ship?)


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