Red Hat Research Quarterly
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in his own words: “I am a blind Linux guy interested in information security. In my free time I explore new technologies, I play blind football, and I am involved in various projects connecting visually impaired and sighted people together.”
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Passwords made are to be memorable, so they are not usually secure enough for encryption software. That’s where derivation functions come in, transforming a password into a more suitable cryptographic key.