Re: [openpgp] Backwards compatibility

Werner Koch <wk@gnupg.org> Thu, 19 October 2023 14:46 UTC

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From: Werner Koch <wk@gnupg.org>
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Subject: Re: [openpgp] Backwards compatibility
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On Thu, 19 Oct 2023 10:57, Andrew Gallagher said:

> Do you think it would be helpful to explain the concerns with GCM
> within the document? Is there a particular reference we should add?

No.  GCM simply does not belong into OpenPGP.


Shalom-Salam,

   Werner

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