Re: Status of attacks on AES?

2006-05-11 Thread Taral
On 5/10/06, John R. Black [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I skimmed this. The start of the article says that after 3 rounds AES achieves perfect diffusion?! No, it says their old ASD could not distinguish encrypted data from random after 3 rounds. -- Taral [EMAIL PROTECTED] You can't prove

Re: Status of attacks on AES?

2006-05-11 Thread Marcos el Ruptor
On Wed, 10 May 2006 10:01:57 -0600, John R. Black wrote On Thu, May 04, 2006 at 10:30:40AM -0500, Marcos el Ruptor wrote: http://defectoscopy.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=3 Expect new attacks soon enough. I skimmed this. The start of the article says that after 3 rounds AES

Re: Status of attacks on AES?

2006-05-11 Thread John R. Black
On 5/10/06, John R. Black [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I skimmed this. The start of the article says that after 3 rounds AES achieves perfect diffusion?! No, it says their old ASD could not distinguish encrypted data from random after 3 rounds. -- Taral [EMAIL PROTECTED] You can't prove

NSA knows who you've called.

2006-05-11 Thread Perry E. Metzger
An interesting article in USA Today: NSA has massive database of Americans' phone calls Updated 5/11/2006 10:38 AM ET By Leslie Cauley, USA TODAY The National Security Agency has been secretly collecting the phone call records of tens of millions of Americans, using data provided