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[opensuse-security] ::crypt system call slow for blowfish encryption
Hi All,

As learned from various sources on the internet, a modified version of
blowfish uses key stretching to fight dictionary attacks for

I would request somebody to confirm that, the slowness of the crypt
system call in SuSE for blowfish is due to the same reason or similar.

Ashay W. Buradkar
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