[messaging] Passphrase-based key mobility (was: Peerio)

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Mon Mar 2 15:08:50 PST 2015

Cool! Great improvement. :)

Sorry if this was mentioned somewhere already (I searched but can't find it): how big is the dictionary that you're using?

Meaning, how many words are you picking from for each word?


Please do not email me anything that you are not comfortable also sharing with the NSA.

On Mar 2, 2015, at 12:30 PM, Nadim Kobeissi <nadim at nadim.computer> wrote:

> It's now live, pushed to users! Mentioned in this blog post:
> http://blog.peerio.com/post/112534441334/the-new-peerio-simpler-more-secure
> Thanks, everyone, for this great discussion. You've all contributed to improving Peerio. :-)
> On Mon, Mar 2, 2015 at 8:27 PM, Trevor Perrin <trevp at trevp.net> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 2, 2015 at 1:04 AM, Nadim Kobeissi <nadim at nadim.computer> wrote:
> >
> > We have decided to forego with user-chosen passphrases entirely, and to
> > stick uniquely to the miniLock model of having a CSPRNG pick a high-entropy
> > (112-bit) passphrase for users.
> Cool, sounds like a good improvement.
> Trevor
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