[cryptography] real world illustrations of Kerckhoff's principle?

travis+ml-rbcryptography at subspacefield.org travis+ml-rbcryptography at subspacefield.org
Wed Sep 8 15:12:42 EDT 2010


A few things leap to mind:

Skipjack and LEAFblower
LANMAN password hashing
http://thedailywtf.com/Articles/So-You-Hacked-Our-Site!.aspx
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A5/1

Also "The Art of Intrusion" has a good example of bad PRNG design in cheap
Japanese slot machines.
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