3DES key-length

Kevin Steves stevesk at pobox.com
Sat Dec 28 07:46:01 EST 2002

On Wed, Dec 04, 2002 at 01:18:20PM -0500, Hari-Isoft wrote:
> Hi,
> I would like to know the key-length used for 3DES data encryption in openssh.
> I thought that it should be 192 (3 * 64) bits, but the sshd man page states 128 bit key used for 3DES.

where in the man pages does it say 128-bit for 3DES?
i think you were looking at a statement for AES.

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