[noise] Thoughts on semi-deterministic encryption

Tony Arcieri bascule at gmail.com
Tue Aug 26 18:11:13 PDT 2014

On Tue, Aug 26, 2014 at 2:27 PM, Jonathan Moore <moore at eds.org> wrote:

> like the battery is dead on your RTC, or you use nntp and the attacker can
> adjust your clock, or get you to send messages across a leap second, etc.

Okay, but you're combining this data with other data from your RNG. What
scenario do you foresee an actual nonce collision? It would seem to imply
an attacker controls both your clock and your RNG.

Tony Arcieri
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