Diceware for Passphrase Generation and Other Cryptographic Applications
Author(s): Arnold Reinhold

Date: July 28 1995
Publication:
Source 1: http://theworld.com/%7Ereinhold/diceware.txt

Abstract or Summary:
Truly random quantities are a raw ingredient for many cryptographic applications. Generating randomness by computer can be done but offers numerous opportunities for error and attack. Simple dice present an attractive alternative if used properly. This paper presents a number of techniques for using dice in conjunction with modern cryptographic software.

PasswordResearch.com Note: Project page & FAQ: http://world.std.com/~reinhold/diceware.html


Do you have additional information to contribute regarding this research paper? If so, please email siteupdates@passwordresearch.com with the details.

<-- Back to Authentication Research Paper Index





[Home] [About Us] [News] [Research]

Copyright © 2016 PasswordResearch.com