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How can a computer leverage that tiny extra probability to crack a secret key? The answer to that depends on what type of key it is, how it's being used, etc. Certainly, the bias would make a brute-force attack easier, but you probably wouldn't need to worry about that, regardless. Your professor, though, is trying to answer a different question. He ...
A negligible function is one which decreases more rapidly than the inverse of any polynomial. A constant does not decrease at all, hence it is obviously non-negligible.
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