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Insecurities in the Linux /dev/random (pdf, via Schneier)

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Re: Insecurities in the Linux /dev/random (pdf, via Schneier

Post by DesuStrike » Wed Jan 08, 2014 11:29 am

This is one of the things that usually go way over my head and I bet a lot of other people feel the same. But this abstract and some other website I unfortunately don't remember anymore explain the problem pretty well.

It's a shame I don't remember the other website because it also showed tools to add more entropy to random and also ways to "backup" entropy so you can add it to freshly installed servers (which have very little entropy).
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