SHA1 algorithm securing e-commerce and software could break by year’s end

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by Minimalist, Oct 8, 2015.

  1. Minimalist

    Minimalist Registered Member

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    http://arstechnica.com/security/201...m-securing-internet-could-break-by-years-end/
     
  2. quietman

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    I stopped trusting MD5 many years ago .... and SHA1 was always going to be the next to go ...

    .... "low-hanging fruit " , etc.

    The future for all checksums is not looking good.
     
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