[AG-TECH] vic and rat encryption

Andrew A Rowley Andrew.Rowley at manchester.ac.uk
Wed Mar 29 10:24:33 CST 2006


One way to do this would be to manually set the key as you say.  This is just a passphrase in vic and rat (it generates the key from this).

Andrew :)

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov [mailto:owner-ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov] On
> Behalf Of Jeremy Mann
> Sent: 29 March 2006 15:56
> To: ag-tech at mcs.anl.gov
> Subject: [AG-TECH] vic and rat encryption
> We would like to demonstrate encryption in April to some fellow
> colleagues. I set up a test room on our venue server with encryption.
> Encryption works fine, but whoever enters the venue gets the encryption
> key. I would like to "lock" down the room to whoever I give the key to,
> not whoever enters the room. Can this be done?
> Also, I know I can manually enter a key into vic and rat. Is there a
> program that I can run to get DES key? Or can I simply use a passphrase
> instead?
> Thanks!
> --
> Jeremy Mann
> jeremy at biochem.uthscsa.edu
> University of Texas Health Science Center
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