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Mike Ounsworth
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49 votes
2 answers
79k views

Differences between the terms "pre-master secret", "master secret", "private key", and "shared secret"?

11 votes
3 answers
509 views

What's up with unnamed elliptic curves in e-passports?

9 votes
1 answer
1k views

Logjam: "composite order subgroups" explained for TLS developers and system admins?

7 votes
1 answer
404 views

Are CSPRNGs quantum-resistant?

6 votes
1 answer
512 views

What are the implications of quantum collision search algorithms like Ambainis for collision-resistant hash functions?

6 votes
1 answer
269 views

Is there any cryptographic reason to sign over the signature algID and params?

4 votes
2 answers
293 views

How does the key size in supersingular isogeny schemes relate to their security level?

3 votes
1 answer
546 views

Can a KEM shared secret be used directly as a symmetric key?

2 votes
1 answer
347 views

Do any NIST PQC have "homomorphic" public keys, in the sense that any two pubkeys derive a combination pubkey?

2 votes
1 answer
821 views

Key and signature sizes of NTRU and NTRU Prime?