626 reputation
317
bio website lamontconsulting.com
location New York, NY
age 37
visits member for 2 years, 8 months
seen 14 hours ago

SSL isn't good enough. Your website can be hacked.
Help solve the problem by advocating these RFCs:

TLSA (formerly DANE for DNS) Fixes the hackable CA problem

TLS-OBC: Fixes TLS, and the Related Domain Cookie Attack


About me
I have no relation to the above sites; I am just an advocate

Why "makerofthings7"? It's a challenge to "make seven things in my life of significant quality and value". Who knows if those things will take the form of software, art, or people. (I'm not married, no kids yet)

See ...my LinkedIn profile


Mar
18
revised Which of following new (2013) ECC curves is the most secure or efficient?
added 50 characters in body; edited tags; edited title
Dec
11
revised Has the distributed project “Number Fields @ Home” project benefited cryptography in any meaningful way?
added 7 characters in body; edited title
Dec
11
revised Has the distributed project “Number Fields @ Home” project benefited cryptography in any meaningful way?
edited title
Dec
9
revised Can a zero knowledge proof (or MAC) be generated from human-typable input?
added 19 characters in body
Dec
9
revised Can a zero knowledge proof (or MAC) be generated from human-typable input?
added 576 characters in body
Oct
23
revised How difficult is it to brute force d in RSA: d = (1/e) mod φ in a CPT attack?
edited title
Oct
23
revised How difficult is it to brute force d in RSA: d = (1/e) mod φ in a CPT attack?
added 31 characters in body
Oct
23
revised How difficult is it to brute force d in RSA: d = (1/e) mod φ in a CPT attack?
added 50 characters in body
Oct
22
revised How difficult is it to brute force d in RSA: d = (1/e) mod φ in a CPT attack?
added 24 characters in body
Oct
21
revised Can Secp 256 K1 curves “map” to a value on FIPS 186-3 or P-256?
added 39 characters in body; edited title
Oct
21
revised Why is elliptic curve cryptography not widely used, compared to RSA?
FIPS 186-3 has been superseded with FIPS 186-4 - updated link
Aug
12
revised Technical details of attack on Android bitcoin usage of SecureRandom
added 67 characters in body
Jul
22
revised How can I tell which curve a given ECDSA implementation uses? (P-521 or something else)
deleted 4 characters in body
May
21
revised How much data can I encrypt with AES before I need to change the key in CBC mode?
added 6 characters in body
May
21
revised How much data can I encrypt with AES before I need to change the key in CBC mode?
added 35 characters in body
May
21
revised How much data can I encrypt with AES before I need to change the key in CBC mode?
added 177 characters in body
Mar
13
revised What is the significance of i^Q mod P = 1 and are there any special properties to be aware of?
added 49 characters in body
Mar
12
revised What crypto system allows for 3 parties: Party 1 who makes an assertion, Party 2 mutates the assertion, Party 3 validates it
added 509 characters in body
Mar
12
revised What crypto system allows for 3 parties: Party 1 who makes an assertion, Party 2 mutates the assertion, Party 3 validates it
added 301 characters in body
Dec
14
revised Is there a field guide to ECC for the IT Security layman?
migrated to new site... get new tags