[cryptography] Non-governmental exploitation of crypto flaws?
pgut001 at cs.auckland.ac.nz
Mon Nov 28 06:49:43 EST 2011
ianG <iang at iang.org> writes:
>To be fair to Steve, although we've been bandying the term "toy crypto" and
>cousins around for a while, we haven't really defined it. It's a bit like
>american pornography, we know it when we see it.
Oh, I wasn't really worried about that, but more things like whether bypassing
the Xbox bootloader crypto by sniffing the Hypertransport bus with a homebrew
LDT bus tap counts as an attack on crypto or not. What about glitching a
smart card? Timing attack on a MAC comparison? ...
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