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Moderator♦ pro tempore on French Language, Computer Science and Software Recommendations. I'm also a unix amateur, and a developer with a computer science background and security leanings by trade.

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reviewed Close Protection of Elliptic Curve Implementations against side-channel attacks
Oct
22
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Proof that counter mode of operation and CBC mode are CPA secure when pseudorandom permutations?
Oct
20
reviewed Leave Open How do you perform frequency analysis to break Vigenere cipher programmatically?
Oct
19
reviewed No Action Needed Key management protocol for end-to-end security on Advanced Metering Infrastructure
Oct
17
reviewed No Action Needed Arranging Vigenere Cipher into columns
Oct
17
reviewed Reviewed What does “learnable with oracle queries” mean?
Oct
17
revised What does “learnable with oracle queries” mean?
English improvements
Oct
17
reviewed Reviewed Implementation of garbled circuits using RSA
Oct
17
reviewed Edit How do you test randomness?
Oct
17
revised How do you test randomness?
there's no PRNG is sight here
Oct
17
comment How do you test randomness?
@otus I disagree about your proposed duplicate: testing the randomess of a CSPRNG output is completely different from testing the randomness of an entropy source. For one thing, the former is just about useless, the latter is useful.
Oct
17
reviewed Reviewed How can I break this cipher?
Oct
17
comment How can I break this cipher?
@jayann If you're curious, this is from an exam. The part that Nick extracted into his SE questions doesn't make sense on its own. By the way, Nick, do not post the same question on multiple sites.
Oct
17
reviewed Reviewed I need to know number of encryption/decryption operations?
Oct
15
reviewed Close Side channel vulnerabilities in SW RSA implementations?
Oct
15
reviewed Reviewed Encrypted read-only message queue
Oct
15
revised Encrypted read-only message queue
deleted 198 characters in body; edited tags
Oct
15
reviewed Reviewed Use of ElGamal encryption for signature generation
Oct
15
revised Use of ElGamal encryption for signature generation
deleted 77 characters in body; edited tags
Oct
15
reviewed Reviewed AES: Guess Password using the unencrypted text?