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Re: Anybody know details about Schneier's "flaw"?

2002-08-14 09:51:50

Rodney Thayer <rodney(_at_)tillerman(_dot_)to> writes:

I think it's got too many odd things in it to require compression.

Indeed.. As I said (perhaps incoherently), the attack only works if
you DO NOT compress.  If you compress the message then there is no way
to XOR against the message.


       Derek Atkins
       Computer and Internet Security Consultant