[cryptography] Intel RNG

Matthew Green matthewdgreen at gmail.com
Tue Jun 19 15:22:07 EDT 2012


> i'll concede the point that you'd only want raw bits to validate CRI
> and Intel assurances, and they've done due diligence.
> 
> this is something i like to verify myself; no fault with the Intel
> design or CRI analysis implied.

If you assume that every manufactured device will meet the standards of Intel's test units, then you can live with the CRI/Intel review. 

If you're /not/ confident in that assumption, the ability to access raw ES output would be useful...
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