Important alert:(current site time 7/7/2015 11:01:43 AM EDT)
Planet source code is coming back! Due to a technician error, planet source code files and database (along with backups) were lost. Originally, I thought the site would have to shut down. However, the database has been re-engineered and the source code from the planet source code CD, is in the process of being uploaded to the site. Please give me a few more days and things should be back to normal. For now, you can view text, zip files and screenshots, but cannot upload. Thanks so much for all your kind emails and support! Ian Ippolito: creator of planet source code
RCA is used for most standard public key/private key encryption techniques. Due to its burden on resources, RCA is generally used to encrypt random session keys wich are then used to encode messages with RC4. RCA also brings digital certificates into the picture. This, and many other "public" algorithms using RC4 do not truly make the message secure. Encryption is performed in 8 bit blocks - or 1 byte. Typing "AAAAAA", you will see a pattern begin for form with the encrypted data. If someone were to look at the results from encrypting each letter of the alphabet, your data would be compromized. Also, the public/private keys are limited between a range of 1 and about 65000. This is primarily a starting point if you want to enable a more secure encryption scheme, or you just want to learn more about it.
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