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How the NSA Could Be Beating SSL

msm1267 (2804139) writes | about 8 months ago

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msm1267 (2804139) writes "Noted cryptographer Matthew Green of Johns Hopkins University proposed a number of practical and elaborate scenarios explaining how SSL could be subverted or suborned. He also suggests that there’s no time like the present to get away from RSA keys and consider alternatives such as perfect forward secrecy and even Elliptic Curve Cryptography."
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