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I am an undergraduate computer science and mathematics student in New Zealand. My fields of interest are computer graphics, in particular the physics of light transport, and to some extent cryptography, as well as programming and software development in general.


Feb
19
revised Could use an explanation of the notation for an oracle adversary
formatted math
Feb
19
revised AES key/ciphertext space sizes
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Feb
18
revised Why is RSA encryption significantly faster than decryption?
fixed timing; edited tags
Feb
16
revised lfsr wiki excerpt
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Feb
16
revised Berlekamp-Massey algorithm: case when sequence length is less than double the length of the LFSR
edited tags
Jan
31
revised How to best obtain bit sequences from throwing normal dice?
grammer!!
Jan
24
revised Why does Rijndael with a 256-bit block require the bottom two rows to be shifted one more space than usual?
edited title
Jan
21
revised Using CBC with a fixed IV and a random first plaintext block
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Jan
20
revised Do Quantum Key Distribution and Physical Unclonable Functions combine, and how?
edited tags
Jan
20
revised How does this Cesar Cipher work?
improved algorithms
Jan
20
revised How does this Cesar Cipher work?
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Jan
19
revised Is it safe to use RSA as a proof-of-work system?
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Jan
19
revised Is it safe to use RSA as a proof-of-work system?
fixed complexities
Jan
19
revised Is it safe to use RSA as a proof-of-work system?
fixed error
Jan
19
revised Is it safe to use RSA as a proof-of-work system?
better latex
Jan
7
revised Ideal passphrase length: old diceware method (5 words) vs. your Bitcoin wallet.dat passphrase lenght (8 words) and doubling passwords?
added notes on salting
Jan
4
revised Calculating RSA private exponent when given public exponent and the modulus factors using extended euclid
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Jan
3
revised Calculating RSA private exponent when given public exponent and the modulus factors using extended euclid
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Dec
20
revised Why is it important that phi(n) is kept a secret, in RSA?
added site tags
Dec
19
revised AES vs Blowfish taking key-length into account
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