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prime number is illegal for encryption

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alec_t

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Who says it is? In what country is it illegal?
 

crutschow

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RSA encryption is commonly used in the US to encode internet traffic and it uses prime numbers in the code key.
 

alec_t

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illegal under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act
Which section? I couldn't find anything in that Act, particularly in the references to encryption, to support your view.
 

alec_t

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Ah well, that explains it :rolleyes:. LOL.
 
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