[Cryptography] NSA and cryptanalysis
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Mon Sep 2 14:45:00 EDT 2013
On Sun, Sep 1, 2013 at 10:35 PM, James A. Donald <jamesd at echeque.com> wrote:
> On 2013-09-01 9:11 PM, Jerry Leichter wrote:
>> Meanwhile, on the authentication side, Stuxnet provided evidence that the
>> secret community *does* have capabilities (to conduct a collision attacks)
>> beyond those known to the public - capabilities sufficient to produce fake
>> Windows updates.
> Do we know they produced fake windows updates without assistance from
Given the reaction from Microsoft, yes.
The Microsoft public affairs people have been demonstrating real anger at
the Flame attack in many forums.
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