[cryptography] the spell is broken

James A. Donald jamesd at echeque.com
Wed Oct 2 20:48:31 EDT 2013


On 2013-10-03 05:26, coderman wrote:
> this change, while not materially affecting security (the weakest link
> in SilentCircle was never the crypto) succeeds in conveying the
> message of integrity as paramount.
>
> so yes, a marketing message, but a simple one. i have no problem with
> this as long as they're not implying that AES or SHA-2 are broken in
> some respect.

What they are implying is that we have reason to suspect that AES and 
SHA-2 are broken in some respect.

Which we do.




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