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Evan Carroll
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101 votes
2 answers
140k views

How do I get the RSA bit length with the pubkey and openssl?

58 votes
2 answers
14k views

What do the dots and pluses mean when OpenSSL generates keys?

19 votes
1 answer
5k views

Why did OpenSSH create its own key format, and not use PKCS#8?

13 votes
2 answers
32k views

OpenSSL, x509: what's the significance of CN (Common Name)?

11 votes
2 answers
21k views

Public keys on OpenSSL vs PGP?

9 votes
4 answers
8k views

How can I convert an ED25519 key in PKCS#8 to OpenSSH private key format?

6 votes
2 answers
2k views

Capability of microcode hacking?

4 votes
0 answers
252 views

What are the potential vulnerabilities with containerized rootless Chrome and --no-sandbox?

3 votes
1 answer
1k views

Why is ping special: why do "unprivileged pings" have to be enabled?

3 votes
2 answers
654 views

OpenSSL, x509: what is the correct way to picture signing authorities?

3 votes
1 answer
264 views

Un-redacting analog redactions on variable width fonts?

2 votes
0 answers
1k views

How does printer steganography work on monochrome laser printers?

2 votes
1 answer
232 views

Is Template Toolkit safe against arbitrary code execution?

2 votes
0 answers
62 views

What optimization can be made for nanosecond IO and CPU stability when performing a timing attack?

1 vote
1 answer
2k views

Configuration option PubkeyAcceptedKeyTypes vs PubkeyAcceptedAlgorithms?

1 vote
1 answer
621 views

Qubes and DOM0 being Fedora 25?

1 vote
0 answers
60 views

Can Lava Lamps enhance modern native entropy sourced from hardware and the Linux Kernel? [duplicate]

1 vote
1 answer
91 views

Question about removal-notice if sued or compromised

1 vote
1 answer
1k views

How many combinations of md5sums can be computed from a call to random() in PostgreSQL?

0 votes
2 answers
4k views

Is it safe to eval JSON?

0 votes
0 answers
179 views

Browser passwords used on multiple domains?

0 votes
1 answer
230 views

Why is ECC (Eliptical Curve) an `--expert` feature in PGP?

0 votes
1 answer
494 views

Why is it safer to run as non-root inside a single-user container that is deployed with rootless podman?

0 votes
1 answer
42 views

How can you protect against a man-in-the-middle forging a TLS Client Hello that offers insecure algorithms?

-1 votes
2 answers
263 views

What kind of RFID chips are on parking tags?