Login functionality

Kesipyc kesipyc at wp.pl
Thu Feb 19 01:52:37 PST 2004


ken> Again public key encryption is a very poor choice for bulk data.  In
ken> the case of logs a great deal of the content and structure is known.
ken> It is very regular.  This makes any practical encryption of log data
ken> weak.
How about using symetric encryption for logs, changing key once a day and
encrypting keys with public key encryption. You could also compress logs
before encryption. The only question is how fast it can be done...

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 Kesipyc                            mailto:kesipyc at wp.pl

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