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Re: AW: export problems on security updates?

"Marcel Weber" <mmweber@ncpro.com> wrote:

> I think he meant France with the limitation of 56 bit encription.

It doesn't exist any more. It used to be 128 bits for some time (I think
it's still 128 bits for undeclared secret-key crypto-systems, but
IANAL), and since the 15th of July 2002, the key size is *unlimited*
AIUI for GnuPG and OpenSSL (because they have been declared to the
appropriate authority---the DCSSI---which delivered authorizations that
expire in July 2007). See:


for more info.


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