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SHA-3: Keccak, Grøstl, Blake, SHAKE and Skein — The Final Versions

Researchers in Canada have defined that the SHA-3 method will take longer to crack than the time that the universe has existed. The total time to crack, with some of the best cracking hardware around, is 10²⁹ years or 1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 years to crack the hash. But remember, too, Ron Rivest said that RSA was safe for 4 quadrillion years, but the numbers…

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Prof Bill Buchanan OBE

Prof Bill Buchanan OBE

Professor of Cryptography. Serial innovator. Believer in fairness, justice & freedom. Based in Edinburgh. Old World Breaker. New World Creator. Building trust.