from the very-cool-crypto-hardware dept.
contains 12+Gbit/sec AES instruction for all major modes.
OpenBSD 3.4 ships with support included for this, as well.
The VIA CPU is a tiny chip on tiny board, great for embedded and small-footprint applications (like VPN gateways). Several developers already have samples working.
The changed files which add support are
VIA is an open-source friendly vendor, they supplied documentation to the developers without requiring an NDA, enabling the effort significantly. A big thanks to them for that. Read the press release from VIA, it's got a good quote from Theo about how neat this is.