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On the safety of Linux random numbers

On the safety of Linux random numbers

Posted May 12, 2006 7:35 UTC (Fri) by ncm (subscriber, #165)
In reply to: On the safety of Linux random numbers by kleptog
Parent article: On the safety of Linux random numbers

That astonishes me too. I always assumed they were using low bits of the cycle counter. It seems an easy patch. Any clue why it hasn't been done?


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