[openssl-users] using a random number file for generation of keys/certificates
minfrin at sharp.fm
Thu Sep 3 18:42:32 UTC 2015
On 3 Sep 2015, at 19:23, Viktor Dukhovni <openssl-users at dukhovni.org> wrote:
> Cat those files into /dev/urandom or /dev/random. That'll mix them
> into the system's entropy pool. Then generate keys as usual from
I have used a deck of playing cards as a source of entropy, saved to a ram disk on a system with no swap, used then discarded. This has the advantage that you know where the randomness comes from.
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