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comment Recent attacks on RSA
I was surprised after a quick search to not find any reference to their company selling EC products/solutions.
Jul
18
revised Physical analogue for MACs
Clarify intro and improve algorithm description.
Jul
17
comment Physical analogue for MACs
@stephen Fair point, it does take a bit of thinking about. I think it could work for any scientifically minded person with no knowledge of crypto. Just to clarify in case there's any doubt: I completely made all this up.
Jul
17
answered Physical analogue for MACs
Jul
16
revised Technical feasibility of decrypting https by replacing the computer's PRNG
correctly name ciphersuite
Jul
15
revised Technical feasibility of decrypting https by replacing the computer's PRNG
Add TLS crypto examples and some relevant detail about how output from RdRand is used
Jul
15
revised Technical feasibility of decrypting https by replacing the computer's PRNG
formatting
Jul
14
answered Technical feasibility of decrypting https by replacing the computer's PRNG
Jul
13
comment Physical analogue for MACs
+1. The only thing this doesn't capture is the avalanche effect, whereby a small change to the contents of the delivery doesn't lead to a large (or any) change to the representation of the delivery (the delivery note). The description could be any representation of the contents, e.g. photographs, textual, a wax model...
Jul
11
comment Is FIPS 140-2's “Continuous random number generator test” practical?
Let us know what your lab says.
Jul
8
comment What current authenticated key exchange standards exist?
Thanks Ricky, but I'm now specifically looking for standards (NIST, ISO, IETF,...), not just proposals in the literature.
Jul
6
comment Using a Hash as a secure PRNG
Reseeding and support for arbitrary output lengths are some of the reasons why the specification for Hash_DRBG is longer than your specification, which is why I pointed them out.
Jul
6
answered Using a Hash as a secure PRNG
Jul
4
revised What current authenticated key exchange standards exist?
rework questin to focus on what standards are available and currently considered secure
Jul
3
revised When truncating an AES MAC value by “w” , how do I justify that “w” is still negligible?
incorporate reference, restore (modified) conclusion
Jul
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Jun
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asked What current authenticated key exchange standards exist?
Jun
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Jun
30
reviewed Satisfactory Is Base64(SHA1(GUID)) still unique like the original GUID?