Cryptography - Page 13 - Results from #108 | LinuxSecurity.com

Cryptography

We have thousands of posts on a wide variety of open source and security topics, conveniently organized for searching or just browsing.

Discover Cryptography News

Amateurs Produce Amateur Cryptography

data:image/svg+xml,%3Csvg%20xmlns=%22https://www.w3.org/2000/svg%22%20viewBox=%220%200%20100%20100%22%3E%3C/svg%3E

Anyone can design a cipher that he himself cannot break. This is why you should uniformly distrust amateur cryptography, and why you should only use published algorithms that have withstood broad cryptanalysis. All cryptographers know this, but non-cryptographers do not. And this is why we repeatedly see bad amateur cryptography in fielded systems.

We use cookies to provide and improve our services. By using our site, you consent to our Cookie Policy.