[Cryptography] Amazon releases open source cryptographic module

David Wong david at matasano.com
Mon Jul 6 15:12:06 EDT 2015

> On Jul 6, 2015, at 1:20 PM, Ryan Carboni <ryacko at gmail.com> wrote:
> I understand that cryptography is extremely subtle. Actually most programming is pretty subtle.
> This is why I'm saying that the length of the code or it's readability is not a factor.
> I'm saying that it's possible for ten lines of code to be backdoored.

I don’t think it contradicts the fact that less lines of code = easier to audit (also the clarity of the code helps, I glanced at the s2n source code and it looks pretty nice to me)

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