Re: From news.com @ 128bit Netscape

Michael K. Sanders (msanders@aros.net)
Tue, 24 Jun 1997 19:44:40 -0600


In message <199706242332.XAA115068@out2.ibm.net>, Milton Forte II writes:
>
>U.S. SAYS NETSCAPE CAN EXPORT 128-BIT ENCRYPTION COMMUNICATOR--SANS KEYS
> http://www.news.com/News/Item/0%2C4%2C11831%2C00.html?nd
>
>Sell, baby, sell! The fact that Netscape has agreed not to sell
>Communicator to anyone other than banks helped the Commerce Department make

Actually, that applies only to SuiteSpot. Communicator with
128-bit encryption is available from their website to _anyone_.

>this decision--but surely the cracking of 56-bit encryption just a week
>before didn't hurt, either!

The press release did mention DESCHALL. :)