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Re: user-to-user vs. host-to-host keying
> From: Danny.Nessett@eng.sun.com (Dan Nessett)
> This suggests that another way to meet the cryptoanalytic threat to host-to-host
> keying is to change the session key well before 2^32 plaintexts have been
> encrypted. Consequently, I think that requiring IPv6 security implementations
> to support user-to-user keying is too limiting. They can adequately meet
> this threat by judicious session key management.
Seems reasonable to me, but has nothing to do with user-user as opposed
to host-host keying. All DES keys should be changed before 2^32 blocks.
Big deal. I can't imagine any TCP session not doing that, on a