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Who broke the SHA1 Algorithm?

TMS Software Blog – SHA-1 is a hash function developed by NSA and standardized by NIST in 1994. It is implemented in many Internet protocols using cryptographic primitives, such as TLS. Last week the CWI Institute in Amsterdam and Google announced the first practical collision for SHA-1, meaning that they actually generated two files with the same cryptographic hash, something that should never happen with a hash function because collisions can be used to forge false messages in fraudulent activities. TMS Software has been conservative with cryptographic algorithms and, while offering a wide variety of ...
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