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Re: 4096 bit strong prime for Diffle-Hellman

On Tue, 14 Nov 1995, Eric Young wrote:

> Just for anyone interested, I 'found' a suspected 4096 strong prime (p and
> (p-1)/2 are prime) for use with Diffie-Hellman, generator of 2.

As a matter of interest, how long did it take you to generate this, and
with what hardware?  I left a 120Mhz Pentium searching for 15 hours
overnight without any success (it managed to eliminate 10 candidate primes
as not strong in that time). 


- Andy

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