Re: fyi: Adi Shamir's microprocessor bug attack

2007-11-28 Thread James Muir
James A. Donald wrote: James Muir wrote: Can anyone think of a deployed implementation of RSA signatures that would be vulnerable to the attack Shamir mentions? Hashing and message blinding would seem to thwart it. As I said, public key encryption has long been known to be weak against

Fw: NIST announces approval of SP 800-38D specifying GCM

2007-11-28 Thread Steven M. Bellovin
Begin forwarded message: Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2007 16:22:51 -0500 From: Morris Dworkin [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: undisclosed-recipients:; Subject: NIST announces approval of SP 800-38D specifying GCM FYI, yesterday NIST announced the approval of Special Publication 800-38D, which specifies