Re: [TLS] sect571r1

Yoav Nir <ynir.ietf@gmail.com> Thu, 16 July 2015 04:17 UTC

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On Jul 16, 2015, at 6:50 AM, Viktor Dukhovni <ietf-dane@dukhovni.org> wrote:

> An auditor who believes that we can rigourously quantify the security
> of these curves precisely enough to say which is stronger or more
> closely "matches" AES-256, should be laughed out of the room and fired.

Same kind of auditor who tells you that you can’t replace the library with the next version that fixes the buffer overflow because it was the previous version that was certified.