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I'm a Software Developer based in Berlin, Germany.


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comment Is it still unsafe to email credit card number nowadays?
Trusting this person also means trusting them to secure their computer against malware. I.e. trust nobody :)
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comment What cryptographic algorithms are not considered secure?
If you're on a 32 bit server, the performance difference from good implementations of sha256 (224) and sha512 (384) is more noticeable than on a 64 bit server. There is still a difference because sha256 has 64 rounds, sha512 has 80 rounds. (for every 512 or 1024 bit chunk of data respectively). Interestingly, sha224 and sha384 are a little bit slower than their counterparts, because they do the same calculations and then strip off some of the result. (here it is in python)
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comment How is “anonymous” getting ahold of all these plain-text passwords
Yeah, there weren't any news about the sites that hadn't been hacked. Of course I agree that it's a huge problem none the less.
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comment How is “anonymous” getting ahold of all these plain-text passwords
"most sites ... will store it in plain-text"? Is there any reference for this? I find it hard to believe.
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accepted What useful things can I do with the html5 “keygen” element?
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