Ideal-to-realized security assurance in cryptographic keys (part 2)

Wednesday, 24 August 2005, 3:19 AM EST

In the final installment of this two-part series, we'll cover two closely related collision attacks - the birthday attack and the meet-in-the-middle attack. We'll conclude by emphasizing the importance of simplicity through conservatism, and establishing a "golden rule" for instantiating the lengths of many cryptographic values.

By Justin Troutman at WindowSecurity.com

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