Healthcare IT Security

March 31, 2006

Analysis of the Linux Random Number Generator

Filed under: Cryptography, Open-Source, Security — healthcaresecurityguy @ 11:49 am

An interesting analysis of random number generator. Good to know what you get in linux…I am wondering if there exists a similiar one that exists for Windows and other operating systems. The bottom line in the paper is the fact that when /dev/random was thought of they were not thinking about security 🙂


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