Re: Has the 128 bit encryption export resriction been lifted?

From: Bill Unruh (
Date: 03/04/02

From: (Bill Unruh)
Date: 4 Mar 2002 21:41:11 GMT

In <> (anthony DeLuca) writes:

]I have been trying to get information on the 128-bit encryption export
]restriction and have had no luck. People have told me that they
]thought it had been lifted, but nobody is sure. Can anyone here answer
]this question or direct me to a good source that might be able to help
]me out?

For "public domain" ( as defined by the act) open source software, ther eis no
restriction. for proprietary there is still a restriction-- you must
still get a license.

Go to the Gov't web sites and read the act for yourself (linked to at the
bottom of my page