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Date: Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:29:18 +0400
From: Solar Designer <>
Subject: Re: Re: PKZIP and GPU acceleration

On Sun, Oct 19, 2014 at 03:13:14PM +0300, Milen Rangelov wrote:
> > For this format, GPUs don't matter.  (We do have a GPU-enabled format
> > for the newer WinZip/AES archives, but not for the old PKZIP.)
> I do not completely agree, but it depends on the number of files in the zip
> archive.

Thank you for this helpful detail!

The above "GPUs don't matter" quote came from:

In it, I was only referring to JtR's pkzip format, not to pkzip archive
cracking in general.


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