Re: RSA modulus record

2008-09-17 Thread Thierry Moreau
Weger, B.M.M. de wrote: Hi, There's a new biggest known RSA modulus. It is (in hexadecimal notation): FF...(total of 9289166 F's)...FFDFF...(total of 1488985 F's)...FF800...(total of 9289165 0's)...001 It is guaranteed to be the product of two different large primes, and it has more than

Re: RSA modulus record

2008-09-17 Thread Joseph Ashwood
- Original Message - From: Victor Duchovni [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: cryptography@metzdowd.com Sent: Tuesday, September 16, 2008 2:08 PM Subject: Re: RSA modulus record On Tue, Sep 16, 2008 at 09:01:51PM +0200, Weger, B.M.M. de wrote: There's a new biggest known RSA modulus. It is (in

Re: once more, with feeling.

2008-09-17 Thread Dirk-Willem van Gulik
... discussion on CA/cert acceptance hurdles in the UI I am just wondering if we need a dose of PGP-style reality here. We're really seeing 3 or 4 levels of SSL/TLS happening here - and whilst they all appear use the same technology - the assurances, UI, operational regimen,