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rmalayter nginx-forum at
Mon May 7 18:58:59 UTC 2012

I forgot to mention using a smaller RSA key size. Use at most 2048 bits;
however 1024 bit RSA keys are no longer considered to have enough of a
"security margin". 4096 bits are super-overkill, but a lot of people
choose that thinking "more bits is better" when generating a key.

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