tbiehn at gmail.com
Mon Sep 22 07:15:30 PDT 2014
Page 6 of the illustrated primer is better than any ASCII RFC chart I've
On Sat, Sep 20, 2014 at 1:14 PM, stef <s at ctrlc.hu> wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 20, 2014 at 06:53:06PM +0200, stef wrote:
> > On Sat, Sep 20, 2014 at 06:43:56PM +0200, CodesInChaos wrote:
> > > Why would you use scrypt for anything except strengthening low entropy
> > > secrets (like passwords)?
> reason: i'm stupid, wasn't thinking, and had so far no such valuable
> as ours.
> > > For high entropy secrets there are much simpler and cleaner
> > > alternatives, such as HKDF.
> > excellent observation. with nacl would generic_hash(master_key,
> some_const, key_size)
> > be sufficient as a kdf?
> thank you for this useful feedback! i removed scrypt and replaced it with
> above suggestion. updated on git.
> otr fp: https://www.ctrlc.hu/~stef/otr.txt
Twitter <https://twitter.com/tbiehn> | LinkedIn
<http://www.linkedin.com/in/travisbiehn> | GitHub <http://github.com/tbiehn>
| TravisBiehn.com <http://www.travisbiehn.com> | Google Plus
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Size: 2064 bytes
Desc: not available
More information about the cypherpunks