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Old 02-25-2007, 11:09 AM   #1
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Via C7 alternative

I am searching for an alternative of hardware rng and crypto accelerator of Via C7, for a SSL server.
Anyone know PCI device or motherboard cheap that can supply support for this?
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I think he's refering to VIA's "PadLock" engine:

IBM makes crypto coprocessor cards, but I'm not sure if they support Linux:


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