This is something I haven't been able wrap my head around, if BREACH allow leaking of information, do we have to mask or generate CSRF token in a time-based or per-request fashion to make it more ...
By default, GPG compresses text during encryption. Additionally, RFC 4880 says: 2.3. Compression OpenPGP implementations SHOULD compress the message after applying the signature but before ...
I am writing full-stack server side software and I have been researching CRIME attacks and it's relation to SPDY header compression as I am implementing the server side codecs for it at the moment. ...
Correct me if I misunderstand the following quoted paragraphs, but basically to compress something it must be decrypted first. This seems to be the claim of the article but I don't see this as true. ...
Following on from CRIME, now we have BREACH to be presented at Black Hat in Las Vegas Thursday (today). From the linked article, it suggests that this attack against compression will not be as simple ...
Microsoft Exchange / OWA (Outlook Web Access) allows for three different types of compression (link for Ex2010) Compression setting Description High Compresses both static and ...
Suppose I have an application which does encryption using SSL and provided you cannot control what cipher suite is being negotiated, and assuming that I have some custom compression over the data ...
Compressing your files as tar.gz or zip for storage or backup saves space and is faster than handling thousands of files. But it looks like small corruptions in the archive, for example because of ...
When companies package binary executables, they are often encrypted, compressed, scrambled, and otherwise made so that your lazy hacker can't simply open the program up in Notepad++ and see the code. ...
If we want both encryption and compression during transmission then what will be the most preferable order. Encrypt then compress Compress then encrypt