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The dangers of Dual EC DRBG

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The dangers of Dual EC DRBG

Postby Zancarius » Wed Jan 14, 2015 4:07 pm ... te-on.html

This really fantastic write up by Matthew Green covers the awful mistakes the NSA made by pushing the dual_ec_drbg random number generation algorithm and the organizations that were part and partial to it (RSA likely received some kickbacks).
I gave that lich a phylactery shard. Liches love phylactery shards.
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