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Here lies a collection of random, possibly nonsensical, and likely uninformed thoughts. They were written in the spirit of edification and, as much as possible, elucidation. May they serve no one besides their producer well. (Though I’m happy if someone other than myself finds value in their contents.)

  1. Anonymous Traffic Filtering
  2. AES-GCM-SIV -- Nonce Reuse Without Abuse
  3. TCP Initial Sequence Numbers in Linux
  4. Sequence Numbers Are Considered Harmful?
  5. The Bitter Sweet Reality of Block Cipher Collisions
  6. The Kolmogorov-Smirnov Test and RNGs
  7. Exploring Padding Oracles
  8. Key Wrapping and Encapsulation
  9. Shuffle Up and Deal -- Part 1
  10. Stars, Bars, and Names
  11. How Random are URIs?
  12. What's in a Name?
  13. Design Locality