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Practical state recovery attacks against legacy RNG implementations

Shaanan N Cohney, Matthew D Green, Nadia Heninger

Proceedings of the 2018 ACM SIGSAC Conference on Computer and Communications Security | ASSOC COMPUTING MACHINERY | Published : 2018


Awarded by National Science Foundation

Awarded by Office of Naval Research

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank David McGrew and Dario Ciccarone for helpful discussions and research into Cisco's product lines, and Steve Checkoway for reverse-engineering the Juniper ScreenOS implementation of the X9.31 PRG. This work was supported by the National Science Foundation under grants CNS-1651344, CNS-1505799, CNS-1408734, CNS-1010928, CNS-1228443, and EFMA-1441209; The Office of Naval Research under contract N00014-14-1-0333; the Mozilla Foundation; and a gift from Cisco. We are grateful to Cisco for donating the Cisco UCS servers we used for the computational experiments.