[cryptography] Quality of HAVEGE algorithm for entropy?
coderman at gmail.com
Mon Nov 25 18:46:34 EST 2013
On Sun, Nov 24, 2013 at 2:04 PM, Fabio Pietrosanti (naif)
<lists at infosecurity.ch> wrote:
> i found such a very nice piece of software that's said to provide added
> entropy using HAVEGE algorithm:
> Any opinion on the usefulness of that kind of tool as an additional
> entropy source for crypto operations on a Linux system?
do it yesterday! i have been using this (haveged) for many years, in
addition to physical entropy sources, and it is very much a useful
addition to host entropy sources.
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