[CentOS] Re: [CentOS-announce] Impact of the Debian OpenSSL vulnerability

Sun May 18 19:33:29 UTC 2008
Daniel de Kok <me at danieldk.org>

On Sun, May 18, 2008 at 7:55 PM, Stephen John Smoogen <smooge at gmail.com> wrote:
> I don't think either Red Hat or OpenSSH are going to do much with
> this. From what I have been told the search for bad ssh items if used
> inside of SSH slows down connections quite a bit because it does a
> search through the 1.5 MB space everything you connect. However, that
> could have been fixed with a quicker search algorithm by now

It uses binary search, so O(log n). Should be fast enough...

-- Daniel