[squeak-dev] Cryptography: Fortuna>>nextInt:
C. David Shaffer
cdshaffer at acm.org
Tue Jul 6 17:46:48 UTC 2010
On 07/06/10 13:19, Gary Chambers wrote:
> Well, wit as used by "old" Crypto package (3.9 era)... still useful in
> a general sense to avoid blow-up for large requests.
> Was just wondering if the current crypto use (prime generation) would
> run into similar problems.
Ah, you're right. Looks like Random is used by RSA algorithm. It also
is used in the base DigitalSignatureAlgorithm class which is not part of
the Cryptography package. Neither of these use nextInt: though. As I
understand it (
you can submit this to the inbox...best if there is a test to go along
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