Re: Generic Crypto APIs ?



Carsten Krueger wrote:

If it's AES, compare it with Diskcryptor 0.9 (beta)
It's the fastest AES version I'm aware of.

http://diskcryptor.net/index.php/DiskCryptor_en#Performance

104 MB/s @ 2.4 GHz = 23 cycles per byte

Intel's AES-specific instructions (AES-NI) are 5-10 times faster.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AES_instruction_set
http://software.intel.com/en-us/articles/intel-advanced-encryption-standard-aes-instructions-set/

Regards.
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