[dm-crypt] [ANNOUNCE] cryptsetup 1.6.4

Heinz Diehl htd at fancy-poultry.org
Thu Feb 27 22:44:53 CET 2014


On 27.02.2014, Milan Broz wrote: 

> * Add internal "whirlpool_gcryptbug hash" for accessing flawed
>   Whirlpool hash in gcrypt (requires gcrypt 1.6.1 or above).
> 
>   The gcrypt version of Whirlpool hash algorithm was flawed in some
>   situations.

Just to be shure: if I create an encrypted partition using 
the whirlpool hash algorithm with recent cryptsetup / libgcrypt, 
does it have its full strength?



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