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Re: [Clip] Re: Encryption Strength

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  • Eric G.V. Fookes
    Hello John, ... Since the algorithm accepts variable sized keys, it really depends how long your key is. In NoteTab, the key can be up to 255 characters long,
    Message 1 of 3 , Apr 5 6:38 AM
      Hello John,

      >Let me clairfy: I know the encryption algorithm is based on RC4. I
      >just need the koow the bit strength.
      >
      >--- In ntb-clips@y..., webmasterjmc@c... wrote:
      > >In Reference to Encrypt/Decrypt Clip functions, I need to know what
      > > actual encryption strength these clips produce. I know that it is
      > > not Triple DES Blowfish stuff and less than 128 bit (maybe 40 bit?).
      > > A client of mine needed to know.

      Since the algorithm accepts variable sized keys, it really depends how long
      your key is. In NoteTab, the key can be up to 255 characters long, which is
      equivalent to 2040 bits.


      Regards,
      Eric G.V. Fookes
      Author of NoteTab, Mailbag Assistant, and Album Express
      http://www.fookes.com/ and http://www.notetab.com/







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