On 01/10/2013 09:32 PM, Graham Cooper wrote: > On Jan 4, 3:01 pm, JT<jonas.thornv...@gmail.com> wrote: >> Does the RSA challenges have a given time complexity of factoring the >> primeproduct, or did they have one that changed during resent years? > > Polynomial or there abouts! > > This is "Engineering Solvable" > > n^2 > > whereas 2^n is considered "unsolvable" > > that's why it becomes impossible after 1000 bits long numbers. > > The NSA has a BUILDING SIZED PARALLEL COMPUTER with something like > 1,000,000 PC's worth of processing power, so they can factor 10X > bigger than a Uni computer can! > > Herc
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