Reducing the footprint of a simple application

Jakob Bohm jb-openssl at
Wed Sep 15 13:34:00 UTC 2021

On 2021-09-14 12:14, Dr Paul Dale wrote:
> > ...low security RNGs and other antifeatures.
> Huh????  Where?  Why plural?
> The only **one** I'm aware of is the one I added to stochastically 
> flush the property cache where it doesn't need to be cryptographically 
> secure.
Some applications need more than 256 independent random bits to satisfy 
security design.  Some of the newer RNGs in OpenSSL presume otherwise in 
government design.


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