[OpenAFS] AES Support ?

John Hascall john@iastate.edu
Wed, 26 Sep 2007 19:30:06 CDT

> > The behavior prevents a denial of service attack against the clients.
> Sorry, meant to say "prevents a downgrade attack" against the clients.

Huh?  How exactly would returning a "security index not supported"
error instead of just ignoring the packet result in a downgrade attack?