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revised Besides key and ciphertext sizes what are other advantages of elliptic curve versions of various protocols?
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revised How long would the 100 Year Cryptography Project have secured its data had it been started 100 years ago?
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comment Why programming languages don't provide simple encryption methods?
You have a source for the statement that "it turns out that the AES has a back door that the NSA has access to"?
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comment Could one construct a cipher that is secure for friendly parties to use but insecure for hostile parties?
@user4982 The Soviets did the same thing with GOST (different s-boxes to different people, some believed to be backdoored). 4C Entity thinks like the USSR?
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