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Date: Tue, 10 Dec 2013 17:45:30 +0000
From: "Poul-Henning Kamp" <>
        Dmitry Chestnykh <>
Subject: Re: [PHC] IETF draft

In message <>
, Dmitry Chestnykh writes:
>output = hash( rsa_encrypt( hash( salt+password ), public_key ) )

The proposal would be more readily understandable if he had expressed
it like I did back in 1994:

	output = slow_hash(site_key + salt + password)

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