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Re: [IPsec] [TICTOC] Review request for IPsec security for packet based synchronization (Yang Cui)

From: Stephen Kent <kent_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Oct 24 2011 - 17:04:13 GMT
To: Kevin Gross <kevin.gross@avanw.com>

At 8:15 PM -0600 10/19/11, Kevin Gross wrote:
>We don't need decrypt and encrypt to take the same amount of time.
>We need encrypt+decrypt from master to slave to take the same time
>as encrypt+decrypt from slave to master.

That further reduces the likely variance that is algorithm or mode specific,
but it does increase the potential for variance due to differences in
the processing capabilities of masters and slaves.

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