[Cryptography] Sony finding SHA1 collisions?

Peter Gutmann pgut001 at cs.auckland.ac.nz
Fri Dec 12 17:39:05 EST 2014

"Dennis E. Hamilton" <dennis.hamilton at acm.org> quotes:

>This article seems to be saying that Sony has been using SHA1 collisions to
>attack BitTorrent:

So an organisation that doesn't notice attackers stealing 100TB of their
corporate files knows how to create hash collisions in SHA-1?  This looks like
another candidate for a Tui (NZ brewery) ad, along the lines of these ones:



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