[cryptography] urandom vs random

Peter Gutmann pgut001 at cs.auckland.ac.nz
Tue Aug 20 02:45:23 EDT 2013


ianG <iang at iang.org> writes:

>On a related point, what name do we give to the design/pattern for
>
>   entropy sources ==> mix/pool ==> deterministic expansion function
>
>?

"The standard way to do things"?  Or "a standard CSPRNG" (continually seeded 
PRNG).

Peter.





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