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Oct
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comment Is Blowfish strong enough for VPN encryption?
Being fair, DES was at least as much a product of IBM as of any federal bureaucracy (if anything, much more so).
Oct
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answered Why would you expect to find a collision in a hash function after approximately $\sqrt{n}$ hashes?
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answered Is there a hash function with 2048bit output?
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answered Changing algorithms during encryption
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answered Is modern encryption needlessly complicated?
Aug
17
comment Now that quantum computers have been out for a while, has RSA been cracked?
@Rob:oops, quite right. Corrected, and thank you.
Aug
17
revised Now that quantum computers have been out for a while, has RSA been cracked?
factual correction.
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revised Now that quantum computers have been out for a while, has RSA been cracked?
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answered Now that quantum computers have been out for a while, has RSA been cracked?
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answered Which algorithms are used to factorize large integers?