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Re: [vox] Fwd: [vox-tech] Fwd: Re: [suse-security] SHA-1 broken - impact on SuSE linux versions

Karsten M. Self said:
> on Wed, Feb 16, 2005 at 09:10:52PM -0800, Rod Roark
> (rod@sunsetsystems.com) wrote:
>> On Wednesday 16 February 2005 08:53 pm, wild bill wrote:
>> > It is a very, very difficult attack requiring 2**69
>> >  operations. The claim of "broken" is because a brute-force
>> >  attack on SHA-1 requires 2**80 operations.
>> Heh-heh.  What does the true geek say upon finding a way to
>> increase his chances of getting laid by a factor of 2048?
>> "That's not good enough."
> Weeellllll....
> ...If your initial odds exceeded the heat death of the Universe, I'd say
> that's a fair gripe.
> Not speaking personally....

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1) Computer Scientists do it with bugs
2) The find ways to do it faster and say they have improved performance.

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