Give me a patent-free ECC algorithm that has reasonable performance.
Replies to /dev/null, please.
"Dominikus Scherkl" <Dominikus(_dot_)Scherkl(_at_)glueckkanja(_dot_)com> writes:
At the time PGP was created, there were a LOT of things that PGP
could offer than X.509 could not. To name a few:
- PGP certificates are MUCH smaller than X.509 in terms of
of bytes required to represent the same semantic content.
If you see this as an important advantage, I can't understand why
still nobody is iteressted in integrating elliptic curves into the
openPGP standard (as I proposed in last august, you may find it at:
This Draft is now expired, but I still want it to become part
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