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Definitely not speaking for my employer, but here goes..

Definitely not speaking for my employer, but here goes..

Posted Aug 18, 2012 21:37 UTC (Sat) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
In reply to: Definitely not speaking for my employer, but here goes.. by kjp
Parent article: Random numbers for embedded devices

Really? That noise is often fearfully non-random and highly correlated, and anyone with a radio transmitter or indeed any electrical device can introduce new patterning. It's... not a good noise source on its own (though obviously it contains noise, so it could probably contribute *some* entropy.)


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