[dm-crypt] News: NIST Selects Winner of Secure Hash Algorithm (SHA-3) Competition

Milan Broz gmazyland at gmail.com
Thu Oct 4 15:56:51 CEST 2012


On 10/04/2012 03:43 PM, Mickael wrote:
> Hello,
> I just want to share an interesting news: 
> 
> http://www.nist.gov/itl/csd/sha-100212.cfm
> Is this news important for the dm-crypt project ?

In fact, no :) But once it is implemented in libraries
and kernel, it can be used where hash algorithm is needed...
(Kernel crypto API patch already exists btw
http://article.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel/1368959 )

Milan


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