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Balloon is a password hashing/password based key derivation function published in 2016.

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Choice of delta-neighbors in Balloon Hash algorithm

Reference Document: According to appendix D section 4 definition 27 each vertex in V has predecessors sampled independently and uniformly at random from the ...
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Does the Balloon hashing paper deprecate Argon2?

Does the recent Balloon hashing paper and the included attack on Argon2 effectively negate the result of the Password Hashing Competition? On one hand it seems that only a constant-factor improvement ...