random-device purpose in DNSSEC
bind at jubileegroup.co.uk
Thu May 10 20:35:13 UTC 2012
On Thu, 10 May 2012, Alexander Gurvitz wrote:
> What random device used for ?
Cryptographic operations, loading libraries in random locations to
avoid insidious attacks, that kind of thing.
> This bothers me as I'm implementing DNSSEC now, and I know that my systems
> are low at entropy ...
You are not alone. Take a look at 'haveged'. Works for me.
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