SUN MICROSYSTEMS LABORATORIES CONTRIBUTE NEXT GENERATION SECURITY TECHNOLOGIES TO OPEN SOURCE PROJECT
In short, the key handshake will be faster, the keys smaller and thus easier to use on embeded devices, cellphones, wi-fi etc..
Should we thank SUN for this generous gift ??
Theo de Raadt, a OpenBSD hacker thinks not
And I agree with him..
If OpenSSL uses the SUN code, the entire OpenSSL should no longer be called open..