Peter Coffees Dirty Dozen IT Embarrassments - 1996: Kerberos random number generator finally gets random

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

There are technology issues, and then there are TECHNOLOGY ISSUES. Peter Coffee looks back at almost 25 years of IT screwups, and provides some lessons that can be learned from them.

 
 
 

Security systems are chains with many links--one weak link is too many.

A cryptosystem with a weak random number generator can not be any stronger than that fl
Peter Coffees Dirty Dozen IT Embarrassments - 1996: Kerberos random number generator finally gets random
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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