On Thu, Jan 06, 2005 at 04:35:05PM +0800, Enzo Michelangeli wrote: > By how much exactly? I'd say, _under the hypothesis that the one-way > function can't be broken and other attacks fail_, exactly zero; in the > real world, maybe a little more.
Unfortunately for your analysis, *entropy* assumes that there is infinite compute capacity. From an information-theoretic point of view, there is NO SUCH THING as a perfect one-way function. -- Taral <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> This message is digitally signed. Please PGP encrypt mail to me. A: Because it fouls the order in which people normally read text. Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing? A: Top-posting. Q: What is the most annoying thing on usenet and in e-mail?
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