GnuPG is secure on what platforms ?

Werner Koch
Fri Aug 10 14:47:01 2001

On Fri, 10 Aug 2001 08:01:07 -0400, Gordon Worley said:

> Not exactly related, but some of you may find it interesting what ent
> has to say about random_seed:

> localhost% ent random_seed
> Entropy = 7.704649 bits per byte.
You can't apply statistical tests on the output of a hash function; they are more or less meaningless. random_seed is the result of a hash operation. -- Werner Koch Omnis enim res, quae dando non deficit, dum habetur g10 Code GmbH et non datur, nondum habetur, quomodo habenda est. Privacy Solutions -- Augustinus