Subject: Re: IP layer security
To: None <tech-net@NetBSD.ORG>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Collatz.McRCIM.McGill.EDU>
Date: 01/28/1995 21:35:33
>> What, pray tell, does `IP-layer security' *mean*?
> It means that every IP packet (or at least the secure ones :-) is
> encrypted and/or authenticated.
> I'm currently starting a reference implementation of the proposal.
Is it exportable? Do the drafts require exportability? Do they
require use of something strong enough to be non-exportable?
> Oh, and by the way -- a random number pool device would be bloody
Oh, then perhaps I'll get on it. I've been sort of idly thinking of
doing such a thing for some time; if it would actually be useful, I'll
try to push it up the queue a bit.