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Intel in bed with NSA (suspicions)

Relevant cryptography folks threads excerpts, round and relayed via cryptome (7/13/2013):

Intel in bed with NSA:


the discussion is about an Intel implementation of a random number generator; these are critical in cryptography to prevent from attacks where the attacker has significant computing power and/or insider knowledge about the implementation, during encryption/decryption.

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