On the Memory-Hardness of Data-Independent Password-Hashing Functions


Authors: Joël Alwen, Peter Gaži, Chethan Kamath, Karen Klein, Georg Osang, Krzysztof Pietrzak, Leonid Reyzin, Michal Rolínek, Michal Rybár

Side project in cryptography. Some proposed password hashing functions are not as safe as it seems. The attacks are related to graph pebbling, cool stuff!

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