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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.


Dec
17
revised Can the encryption exponent e be greater than ϕ(N)?
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Dec
17
revised Can the encryption exponent e be greater than ϕ(N)?
added 222 characters in body
Dec
13
revised inverse element in Paillier cryptosystem
fixed probability
Dec
9
revised Public key cryptography - public key encrypts and cannot decrypt?
improved latex a bit
Dec
9
revised RSA Key generation Public exponent too big
fixed incorrect stuff
Nov
29
revised Does a playlist of songs or movies mixed together contain enough random enough for OTP key material?
added 101 characters in body
Nov
19
revised Implementing AES in C++: 4x4 Array of unint8_t, or 4x1 array of uint32_t?
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Nov
17
revised Implementing AES in C++: 4x4 Array of unint8_t, or 4x1 array of uint32_t?
fixed unfortunate typo
Nov
15
revised Why does OAEP have 2 rounds with 2 random oracles?
improved title; added link
Nov
12
revised Why do we need Hash by key?
fixed hmac abbrv.
Nov
12
revised Why are these specific values used to initialise the hash buffer in SHA-512?
fixed small mistake
Nov
12
revised Why are these specific values used to initialise the hash buffer in SHA-512?
fixed answer v2
Nov
11
revised sha512 wiki excerpt
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Nov
11
revised Why are these specific values used to initialise the hash buffer in SHA-512?
edited tags
Nov
11
revised Why do we always append padding bits in SHA-512?
added sha512 tag
Nov
11
revised Why do we always append padding bits in SHA-512?
edited tags (where is the sha-512 tag?)
Oct
31
revised Because the algorithm is known, it is no longer a trade secret
edited tags
Oct
31
revised Optimising Pollard's Rho algorithm for large semi-primes
added 90 characters in body
Oct
31
revised Optimising Pollard's Rho algorithm for large semi-primes
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Oct
29
revised Optimising Pollard's Rho algorithm for large semi-primes
edited tags; rsa != factorization