New results against SHA-1

Atom Smasher atom at
Fri May 1 05:58:47 CEST 2009

On Thu, 30 Apr 2009, David Shaw wrote:

> There is not much hard information yet, but the two big quotes are 
> "SHA-1 collisions now 2^52" and "Practical collisions are within 
> resources of a well funded organisation."

so... when is the open-pgp spec moving beyond SHA1 hashes to identify 
public keys? what's next? will it have to be a bigger hash?


  762A 3B98 A3C3 96C9 C6B7 582A B88D 52E4 D9F5 7808

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