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Re: RSA Patent Expired
- From: Bill Fumerola
- Date: Tue Oct 03 12:58:33 2000
On Tue, Oct 03, 2000 at 09:39:03AM -0700, Gary E. Miller wrote:
> Better read the press release again. No CODE was released by RSA,
> only the ALGORITHM was released. Bsafe and RSAREF are still
> copyrighted and owned by RSA. They still intend to defend
> that ownership.
OpenSSH/OpenSSL use their own rsa implementation, so
RSA can defend their dead code as long as they want.
Bill Fumerola - Network Architect, BOFH / Chimes, Inc.
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