Bryan Drewery wrote this message on Tue, Nov 10, 2015 at 16:32 -0800:
> On 11/10/15 9:52 AM, John-Mark Gurney wrote:
> > My vote is to remove the HPN patches.  First, the NONE cipher made more
> > sense back when we didn't have AES-NI widely available, and you were
> > seriously limited by it's performance.  Now we have both aes-gcm and
> > chacha-poly which it's performance should be more than acceptable for
> > today's uses (i.e. cipher performance is 2GB/sec+).
> AES-NI doesn't help the absurdity of double-encrypting when using scp or
> rsync/ssh over an encrypted VPN, which is where NONE makes sense to use
> for me.

Different layers of protection...

Do you disable all encryption when you're transiting trusted networks
like your VPN?  If you don't, why is that ssh session so special?

  John-Mark Gurney                              Voice: +1 415 225 5579

     "All that I will do, has been done, All that I have, has not."
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