robin.carey1

  • Registered on: 05/08/2009
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01/19/2015

08:16 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #1689: IBAA recommendation
Dear Alex,
You keep referring to it (i.e. /dev/random) as a "CSPRNG"; that is
incorrect.
CSPRNG is an abbreviation ...
08:03 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #1689: IBAA recommendation
Dear Alex,
You seem to be blissfully unaware that it already has "been tweaked" (to
use your wording).
On 19 Januar...
08:00 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #1689: IBAA recommendation
Dear Antonio,
I believe the version of IBAA currently in the DragonFlyBSD tree was
updated to implement both of thes...

01/15/2015

08:42 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #1358: Random number generator
Dear Alex & Antonio,
I should qualify that last response by clarifying; without having to save
data to an "entropy f...
08:30 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #1358: Random number generator
Dear Alex & Antonio,
There is a way to provide enough "entropy" (unpredictable data) to the
in-Kernel CRNG, to ensur...

01/05/2015

05:14 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #2758 (New): Incorrect info in arc4random(3) manual page
Dear DragonFlyBSD bugs,
There is an incorrect statement in the
arc4random(3)
Manual page; The manual page re...

06/09/2014

03:29 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #2677: L15 Update
Dear Alex,
If you want to move to a more mainstream algorithm, consider using AES
(AES-CTR; AES/Counter mode).
AES ...
03:25 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #2677: L15 Update
Dear Alex,
Salsa20 or ChaCha are both more complicated algorithms (and so probably
slower aswell).
Also, I am not aw...

06/05/2014

10:15 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #2677 (Closed): L15 Update
Dear DragonFlyBSD bugs,
Today I updated the L15 algorithm, available from:
http://www.leopard.uk.com/L15
T...

12/17/2013

08:04 AM DragonFlyBSD Bug #2601: IBAA and /dev/random
Hi Antonio,
I tried to reply to "bugtracker-admin@leaf.dragonflybsd.org", because that
was who/what
sent the Reply/R...

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