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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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Oct
17
revised What does “learnable with oracle queries” mean?
English improvements
Oct
17
revised How do you test randomness?
there's no PRNG is sight here
Oct
15
revised Encrypted read-only message queue
deleted 198 characters in body; edited tags
Oct
15
revised Use of ElGamal encryption for signature generation
deleted 77 characters in body; edited tags
Oct
15
revised AES: Guess Password using the unencrypted text?
edited tags
Oct
14
revised Create collision examples with MD5 hash with salt
deleted 59 characters in body; edited tags; edited title
Oct
14
revised Key management protocol for end-to-end security on Advanced Metering Infrastructure
deleted 74 characters in body; edited tags; edited title
Oct
14
revised Generic group model: use of polynomials in the proof of the master theorem
added 69 characters in body; edited tags; edited title
Oct
5
revised Cryptographic data structure: sparse array without membership test
added information from comment
Oct
3
revised Cryptographic data structure: sparse array without membership test
math formatting; make the text a bit more readable
Oct
2
revised RSA given q, p and e?
giving you the d value is not useful, but explaining the general principle is
Oct
1
revised Calculate the RSA private exponent from the CRT parameters
added 78 characters in body; edited title
Sep
25
revised Strategy to crack a presumed substitution cipher
added 8 characters in body; edited tags; edited title
Sep
25
revised Key management for military GPS receivers
focus on the objectively-answerable aspect of the question (which is what the existing answers cover anyway)
Sep
14
revised Regarding Key Strength with DES and Blowfish
edited tags
Sep
11
revised How can I know when a file was signed?
edited title
Sep
2
revised How to make a document truly read only
edited tags
Aug
28
revised Choice of authenticated encryption mode for whole messages
mention ARM's VMULL as well
Aug
28
revised Choice of authenticated encryption mode for whole messages
“streaming” isn't right here, as pointed out by e-sushi: authentication can't be streamed anyway, it has to operate on the whole message
Aug
26
revised Google is using RC4, but isn't RC4 considered unsafe?
found link and quoted it