[cryptography] Fatal flaw in Taiwanese smart card RNG

John Kemp john at jkemp.net
Mon Sep 16 12:10:24 EDT 2013



for overview, and:


for more details of the research.

Would it be advisable to implement a test, prior to any certification of an RNG, whereby some large number of keys are created and tested using a set of 3 or 4 known algorithms (such as those used in this paper) for breaking keys?


- johnk
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