[cryptography] urandom vs random

Aaron Toponce aaron.toponce at gmail.com
Wed Aug 21 14:34:07 EDT 2013


On Tue, Aug 20, 2013 at 12:46:42PM +1200, Peter Gutmann wrote:
> I don't see what the point is though, given that there's more than enough
> noisy data available on a general-purpose PC.

True. I use http://www.issihosts.com/haveged/ on physical hardware, and the
entropy keys by Simtec for virtual machines and containers.

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