[ALLY] REBOL/Express has RSA Encryption Re:
From: mike_riley_:h:otmail at: 1-Oct-2000 18:31
In that case, I would assume that a REBOL-based server process would have to
run on the server, instead of Apache, IIS or others. Is that a correct
>Subject: [ALLY] REBOL/Express has RSA Encryption
>Date: Sun, 1 Oct 2000 10:03:58 -0700
>RSA encryption is now running in REBOL/Express. We don't support HTTPS,
>because its code alone is twice the size of REBOL. HTTPS would make
>REBOL/View 1 MB. That's too much for too little. Our RSA encryption adds
>30KB to REBOL. RSA is standard, fast, and very secure.
>At 10/1/00 03:34 PM +0000, you wrote:
> >Carl - any chance that Core and View might support HTTPS communications
> >the future, especially now that the RSA patent has expired? I would like
> >consider using View in an online ordering environment, but without that
> >level of protection, I have to continually refer sensitive data back to a
> >launched browser session instead.
> >Other than that, each release is looking better every time. Keep up the
> >great, dedicated work!
> >- Mike
> >>From: [carl--rebol--com]
> >>Reply-To: [ally--rebol--com]
> >>To: [ally--rebol--com]
> >>Subject: [ALLY] View 0.10.35 - Many fixes.
> >>Date: Sat, 30 Sep 2000 17:53:24 -0700
> >>Just posted a new View. Major fixes, changes too. See "Changes" icon.
> >>By far the most important change is support for Proxies. However, I've
> >>only done limited testing, and I could use your help testing it with
> >>other firewalls. Please give it a try.
> >>I hope you also find this release to be much more stable. Please use
> >>the feedback icon if you find problems. I need the networking core to
> >>be 100% reliable, and only you can tell me if it is.
> >>This release may break some scripts that refer to the focus and other
> >>internal functions. Many of these functions are now exported, so you
> >>don't have to reference them through the system objects.
> >>Test well,
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