crypto on sonet is free, Tyler
Major Variola (ret)
mv at cdc.gov
Tue Oct 25 19:52:10 PDT 2005
At 03:15 PM 6/8/04 -0400, Tyler Durden wrote:
>Well, it's interesting to consider how/if that might be possible. SONET
>scrambles the payload prior to transmission..adding an additional
>layer prior to transmission would mean changing the line rate, so
Tyler, one can implement crypto at *arbitrary* line rates though the use
of multiple hardware engines and the right "mode" of operation.
If you don't use crypto you are broadcasting, as well as accepting
from anyone as authentic. Its that simple. Caveat receiver.
Impeach or frag.
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