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Hash collisions

Hash collisions

Posted Feb 2, 2010 10:27 UTC (Tue) by copsewood (subscriber, #199)
In reply to: Hash collisions by dlang
Parent article: Security in the 20-teens

MD5 was broken totally when it became possible to have 2 SSL certs that hashed to the same value.

Not sure how much more or less difficult doing something similar with 'C' source code would be. But I doubt that SHA1 is anywhere close to this level of brokenness.

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