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Google breaks SHA-1 web crypto for good but Torvalds plays down impact on Git
« Reply #1 on: February 24, 2017, 01:42:49 PM »
Google breaks SHA-1 web crypto for good but Torvalds plays down impact on Git
24 February 2017, 12:53 pm

Researchers' SHA-1 collision spells the end of the cryptographic hashing algorithm for the web, but Linux kernel creator Linus Torvalds says not to worry about Git's reliance on SHA-1.

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