Wednesday, March 10, 2010

1024bit RSA cracked in specific conditions

Just two month ago I was blogging about the cracking of 768bit RSA and now 1024 was cracked by using only 81 Pentium4 CPUs in 104 hours. There is a catch and that is they needed to fluctuate the power to computer CPUs. Here is more detailed information.

Update: Web security attack 'makes silicon chips more reliable'