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Topic: Re: Encryption, MD5, RC4
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 56993
From: kt
Date: 5/29/2002 05:23 PM

>From: "Kevin"
>I know that RC4 is patented by RSA Security and you need to license it.
>There is a site ciphersaber.gurus.com that has the description of "ARC4"
>which is an algorithm that does the same thing as RC4 - but it isn't RC4.
>Would it be illegal to use this ARC4 without a license from RSA?




No more illegal than using a Postscript-workalike printer that doesn't run
"real" PostScript.



Kas Thomas

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