"We've been tagged! May we burn the tagger?"
The Rules -
- * Find the nearest book
* Name the book
* The author
* Turn to page 123
* Go to the fifth sentence on the page
* Copy out the next three sentences and post to your blog.
* Tag three more folks.
- Java Cryptography by Jonathan Knudsen
- Other Padding Schemes
...This implies that somewhere in the padding, there is some data that describes the length of the padding. In PKCS#5, for example, the padding length is distributed throughout the padding data.
The 'mode' of a cipher determines how blocks of plaintext are encrypted into blocks of ciphertext and vice versa.
For my tag...Tom Hilton, the Anon-Paranoid, and KnightErrant get the nod.
Polishifter, actually the meme was "the nearest book" not what are you reading now, and actually I had too look up a couple of esoteric things in that book for a contract that I was working on about a month ago. Go figure.
As for what I might need to encrypt, you really don't want to know.
Yeah, I've been tagged twice on this and I'll do it after the holidays.
Praguetwin, can Blogger handle Czech? That would actually be sort of cool.
Sumo, is that a book? Or a Bu$hCo state of being?
Fred, yup. Everybody in this little 'blog-circle'.
In fact, I would go so far as to say...
It's 'Hunting Season'!
And Diva, to answer your question...I have no idea who started, but I actually think that it's rather lame. It says a lot about some people, little or nothing about others. A good meme should be fun for all, participants and readers.
Not sure if I did it right but its done.
Now I see that one of my tags has already been hit and I'm sure I'll here about it.
God Bless all.