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Prevention of algorithmic complexity attacks.

Hm. That is reasoning for randomising the seed for the hashing algorithm; but not reasoning for changing the hash algorithm itself.

It also doesn't explain why you would do it on a hash-by-hash basis rather than a per-process basis.

I don't get the reluctance to share this information?


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In reply to Re^12: Hash order randomization is coming, are you ready? by BrowserUk
in thread Hash order randomization is coming, are you ready? by demerphq

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