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* [9front] chacha(2): mention problems that can arise with the chacha algorithm
@ 2021-05-17 21:58 kemal
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From: kemal @ 2021-05-17 21:58 UTC (permalink / raw)
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while developing a small program for fun that uses chacha,
i realised there were some important information missing
in the chacha(2) manpage.

i have added sections to the manpage that mentions
the IETF chacha's block counter overflow problem, and
a nonce reuse risk.

please tell me if i made a grammar or a technical mistake

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