On Thu, 17 Feb 2005 09:36:08 +0000 (UTC), Lutz Donnerhacke said:
Don't panic. This problem is already solved by allowing different
hash-algorithms in the packet format. As long as no detailed examination of
The fingerprint and the MDC both use SHA-1 hardwired.
We should really start thinking on how to switch to a different hash
algorithm. The question is whether sha-256 is really that much more
secure. From my understanding it has not been developed as a
replacement for SHA-1 but to meet the requirements of AES and to