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So I wanted to encrypt some files. Thought about using 7z+password. Stackexchange folks said "Didn't review it but it should be fine. You can browse the code yourself". So I did. After a few mins I noticed they use 8byte "random" IV. Yes, half of IV is zeroes. But it gets worse.
https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1087848040583626753.html


 
- #7-zip #broken #password #random #number #generator #rant


So I wanted to encrypt some files. Thought about using 7z+password. Stackexchange folks said "Didn't review it but it should be fine. You can browse the code yourself". So I did. After a few mins I noticed they use 8byte "random" IV. Yes, half of IV is zeroes. But it gets worse.
https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1087848040583626753.html


 
- #7-zip #broken #password #random #number #generator #rant
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So I wanted to encrypt some files. Thought about using 7z+password. Stackexchange folks said "Didn't review it but it should be fine. You can browse the code yourself". So I did. After a few mins I noticed they use 8byte "random" IV. Yes, half of IV is zeroes. But it gets worse.
https://threadreaderapp.com/thread/1087848040583626753.html


 

7-zip broken password random number generator


Thread by @3lbios: "So I wanted to encrypt some files. Thought about using 7z+password. Stackexchange folks said "Didn't review it but it sho I did. After a few mins I noticed they use 8byte "random"…
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HN Discussion: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18981492
Posted by wyday (karma: 2559)
Post stats: Points: 128 - Comments: 50 - 2019-01-23T19:05:50Z

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