[icq-devel] Version 8 HELLO - COOKIE



Remy Lebeau gambit47 at yahoo.com
Mon Feb 3 20:03:32 CET 2003


--- Bryan Petty <bpetty at cs.utah.edu> wrote:
> I understand a lot of documentation on version 8
> is still missing, but I was wondering if the format
> of the COOKIE TLV in HELLO was known.

Not the cookie itself, no.  Only the packet format
surrounding the cookie.

> I also don't see anything about encryption besides
> the password being XORed. Has encryption just been
> tossed out the window with version 8?

Not entirely.  It's still used for peer-peer packets,
I believe.  Just not for any packets going through the
server at all.


Gambit


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