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63 votes
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Why do 5G, 4G, etc., use non-conventional algorithms?

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How did || come to be used in crypto texts to represent concatenation?

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How Far Ahead of Academia Are Government Agencies?

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Lightweight cipher using only 8-bit operations

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80-bit collision resistance because of 80-bit x87 registers?

10 votes

Why do wireless keyboards only use 128-bit AES? Why not 256?

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How secure is the E0 stream cipher used in Bluetooth?

7 votes

Why don't table lookups run in constant time?

7 votes

Why does side-channel security focus on “shielding” rather than “jamming”?

7 votes

When does the first rotor in Enigma machine rotate?

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What are usable entropy sources in a headless machine without /dev/random or any cryptography API?

6 votes

Is there really no use for MD5 anymore?

6 votes

How would a side channel attack be carried out in a real life situation?

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Why would someone want a 20ns block encryption completion on a 1us bus?

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Why is XOR preferred over XNOR?

5 votes

Read-once memory

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What restrictions exist for publishing on strong encryption in USA?

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Are there any masking methods for integer multiplication masking?

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Which sub operation is more expensive in the AES encryption process?

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Is public key ever used to encrypt data directly?

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Galois LFSR Subsequence Periodicity

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In what sense are silicon PUFs unclonable?

4 votes

Substitution-permutation network visualizer

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Where to store sensitive keys in a device?

3 votes

Does XOR have diffusion properties?

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Are there historical examples of Occam's Razor being useful to cryptography research?

3 votes

AMD's implementation of RDRAND instruction

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Running Crypto on hardware -- e.g., AES in hardware

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What is preventing chaotic cryptology from practical use?

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Why EMI/EMC testing is necessary of Cryptographic Equipment?