[cryptography] PBKDF2 + current GPU or ASIC farms = game over for passwords (Re: TLS2)
iang at iang.org
Tue Oct 1 05:56:12 EDT 2013
On 1/10/13 12:22 PM, Florian Weimer wrote:
>> Which leaves open the question (in my mind) as to whether to require this:
>> "Both end points must authenticate each other."
> Keep in mind that the client side was deliberately crippled in
> browsers for privacy reasons. Support used to be much better—you
> could transparently created a client certificate which would
> automatically be used for future TLS handshakes.
Right, another requirement:
"Minimise the leakage of identifying information to eavesdroppers."
These two requirements then might appear opposed. Or might not, there
are many ways to skin the connection cat.
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