External Crypto links
General Crypto Lore
Platform Perils of Crypto
A cipher protocol for Garage Door Openers
A Cash Card Protocol; Digital Money Hazards; BitCoin; The DAO
Shamir Secret Sharing
Description of Zero Knowledge Proof
Noise Bonding (phone shaking)
Message Digest Scare
Perspectives on Public Key crypto: 1, 2
The use of Identity
Certificates should relate to Character, not identity.
Notes on Extended Validation Certificates
The pinned URL escape from X509.
Fingerprint in Domain Name
SSL & Certs; YURL
Notes on Elliptic Curve Crypto
Remembering Private Keys
Nascent Crypto Glossary
Notes on Shamir’s machines, TWINKLE and TWIRL
Possible real platforms for a high value signature machine
Some DSA code
Quality of Random Numbers
Proposed Copy Protection Standards
Capabilities with Symmetric Crypto
Crypto Keys as Capabilities
Scheme code to find primes (better)
My notes on Identity-Based Encryption
Public keys as Names, too.
Diffie-Hellman Public Keys, http?
Discarding Public Keys
Duress Password for Online Banking
Trusting my Bank’s Crypto
Cookies are bad
RC4 Fast code for PPC, Scheme, Algol 68, Spritz;
“Broken” is not binary!
A PRNG but without collisions
The Daily Nonce
Evading the Blockers
Covert signals are old.
2014 Perspective on message authentication: I have little confidence in the following notes. Too often it is vague what the attacker can read or write. The published attacks are subtle and devious.