Mildly interesting stuff I screenshot November 2015
Sometimes I read something interesting, and so I take a screenshot of it. And I know some people glance at this blog hoping to read a short piece that will provide some good knowledge. So here you go.
Taken from a Dan Bernstein's blogpost:
some history on curves
some constant-time shenanigans
The following is taken from the wikipedia's page on cryptanalysis
and some more:
And now some history about how the word Entropy was "coined" by Shannon. Taken from Tobin - Entropy, Information, Landauer’s limit and Moore’s law