Entropy Source under Win32
Thu, 30 Nov 2000 13:19:31 +0100
On Wed, 29 Nov 2000, Rich wrote:
> (I'm posting this back to the group in case there are any other Win32
> users who are interetred)
> Please forgive my asking this again, but are you saying that the Win32
> version does have a secure EGD now and that it is offers similar
> security as PGP? No worries?
Actually Windows is quite good in delivering much random -
everything is different with every use :-)
We use the same methods Peter Gutmann uses for his cryptlib and
actually it is pretty the same source code. He has done quite a lot
of research in this area and so I think the random numbers are okay.
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