Date: Thu, 7 Jun 2007 10:28:16 -0500
From: "Jim C. Nasby"
Subject: Re: [RC5] RC5-72 Clarity?
To: "D.net Discussion"
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On Thu, Jun 07, 2007 at 01:03:51AM -0700, david fleischer wrote:
> What about the "parameters"?
> Now D.net decides on the winner.
If you're referring to knowing when we've found the correct key, it is
incredibly unlikely that there are two keys that would decrypt to
something starting with "THE SECRET MESSAGE IS" and then actual
So it's safe to say that the first key we hit that meets those
parameters is it.
> What about the prize?
That's currently undecided. We're looking at various options there.
> ----- Original Message ----
> From: Jim C. Nasby
> To: D.net Discussion
> Sent: Thursday, June 7, 2007 12:43:38 AM
> Subject: Re: [RC5] RC5-72 Clarity?
> Based on what people have said on lists and the fact that we don't
> currently have another project to replace it with, we intend to leave
> RC5 running, at least for now. If we get another project going we
> revisit that decision.
> Jim C. Nasby, Database Architect firstname.lastname@example.org
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