On 23 September 2013 01:09, Phillip Hallam-Baker hal...@gmail.com wrote: So we think there is 'some kind' of backdoor in a random number generator. One question is how the EC math might make that possible. Another is how might the door be opened. Are you talking about
On 24 September 2013 17:01, Jerry Leichter leich...@lrw.com wrote: On Sep 23, 2013, at 4:20 AM, ianG i...@iang.org wrote: ... But they made Dual EC DRBG the default ... At the time this default was chosen (2005 or thereabouts), it was *not* a mistake.
On 02/10/13 18:42, Arnold Reinhold wrote: On 1 Oct 2013 23:48 Jerry Leichter wrote: The larger the construction project, the tighter the limits on this stuff. I used to work with a former structural engineer, and he repeated some of the bad example stories they are taught. A famous case a