[cryptography] Duplicate primes in lots of RSA moduli

Marsh Ray marsh at extendedsubset.com
Thu Feb 23 16:07:13 EST 2012


On 02/23/2012 02:27 PM, Ondrej Mikle wrote:
> On 02/22/2012 10:55 PM, Marsh Ray wrote:
>>
>> I'm putting myself in the position of an engineer who's designing the
>> logic and writing some low-level firmware for the next consumer grade
>> $50 blue box home router/wifi/firewall appliance:
>>
>> ======= [cue dream sequence wavy blur effect]
>>
>> I'm an EE many years experience going back almost, but not quite, as far
>> as the days of fully discrete logic designs. I've been part of the
>> current design team for 5 years now. I have a gray beard and drink 4
>> mugs of strong coffee a day. I like to read science fiction and handmake
>> acoustic guitars in my free time.
>
> That is a great writeup. Can I get your permission for translating and
> publishing it locally (with attribution to author, of course)?

Thanks.

That is fine with me. If you think it might receive wider readership, I 
could clean it up a bit. Feel free to email me off list if anything 
comes up. I'd like to see a link to it if it makes on the web.

- Marsh



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