[linux-elitists] ssh hygiene

Wayne Earl wayne@qconcepts.net
Tue Apr 30 09:19:53 PDT 2002

On Mon, Apr 29, 2002 at 11:47:42PM -0700 or therabouts, Rick Moen wrote:
> Ah, cool:  The latter package ("Strip") _used_ to use the
> patent-encumbered IDEA algorithm, and has now been switched to
> AES/Rijndael.  That's (approxmiately) what I suggested to the author
> that he do.

The author of strip also thoughtfully provided a utility for converting
the passwd db from IDEA to AES.

Strip rocks.

Wayne Earl <wayne@qconcepts.net>
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