Re: [openpgp] Backwards compatibility

Andrew Gallagher <andrewg@andrewg.com> Thu, 19 October 2023 09:58 UTC

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Subject: Re: [openpgp] Backwards compatibility
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Hi, Werner.

On 19 Oct 2023, at 08:13, Werner Koch <wk@gnupg.org> wrote:

> I don't think the cons of GCM and other counter mopdes need to be
> repeated.

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

A