[Blabber] [OT] Crypto experts???

Ignacio Verboten warpman at gmail.com
Tue Jan 21 15:41:40 UTC 2014


What's your timeline on this?
I know a guy, but he wouldn't be able to come buy until at earliest
Mid-February.


On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 10:04 PM, Robby O'Connor <robby.oconnor at gmail.com>wrote:

>  That is the part I need :(
> On 01/20/2014 09:59 PM, Robert Diamond wrote:
>
> Only to a very limited extent - comparatively little of the math part.
>
>  On Jan 20, 2014, at 21:23, Robby O'Connor <robby.oconnor at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>  Do you know about it??
> On 01/20/2014 08:35 PM, Robert Diamond wrote:
>
> And I'm hoping you all know about one of the leading crypto experts' web
> site and blog: https://www.schneier.com
>
>  On Jan 20, 2014, at 17:27, Ignacio Verboten <warpman at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>  I would love to learn some of that myself.  I am not presently in Crypto
> 1, I bombed out of it by the 3rd quiz over the summer.  The great thing
> about MOOCs is that it doesn't cost anything to try again next time.
>
>
> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 4:16 PM, Robert O'Connor <robby.oconnor at gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Any night you will :(
>>
>> --rob
>> Sent from my cell...excuse typos
>>   On Jan 20, 2014 4:14 PM, "Justin Levinson" <localtalent at gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>>
>>> I'm not going to be in tonight, I'm afraid :(
>>>
>>>
>>> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 4:11 PM, Robert O'Connor <
>>> robby.oconnor at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> Mind helping me when I get to the space? We could go over the exercises
>>>> I bombed...they change each attempt...
>>>>
>>>> --rob
>>>> Sent from my cell...excuse typos
>>>>  On Jan 20, 2014 4:10 PM, "Justin Levinson" <localtalent at gmail.com>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> I did crypto in college, I'm game for a night to bullshit about it
>>>>> sometime.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 3:57 PM, Robert O'Connor <
>>>>> robby.oconnor at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> We shall see how this study group I cobbled together of students in
>>>>>> the course goes...
>>>>>>
>>>>>> --rob
>>>>>> Sent from my cell...excuse typos
>>>>>>  On Jan 20, 2014 3:47 PM, "Robert O'Connor" <robby.oconnor at gmail.com>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>> I have the videos downloaded...we could watch them... Problem
>>>>>>> sets...change each time...
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>> --rob
>>>>>>> Sent from my cell...excuse typos
>>>>>>> On Jan 20, 2014 3:45 PM, "Zachary Giles" <zgiles at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> I'm not at the space, but I think it would be cool to make a night
>>>>>>>> and maybe we can all learn from these problem-sets (because I'm
>>>>>>>> interested!).
>>>>>>>> If the goal though is to just find someone to help you, then I'm
>>>>>>>> not your guy -- not a superexpert here. :)
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 3:35 PM, Robert O'Connor <
>>>>>>>> robby.oconnor at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> This coursera course is no joke...I have exercises (which I
>>>>>>>>> bombed)...if you're at the space...I'll be there in about 2hrs...
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>> --rob
>>>>>>>>> Sent from my cell...excuse typos
>>>>>>>>>  On Jan 20, 2014 3:27 PM, "Zachary Giles" <zgiles at gmail.com>
>>>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> Maybe we can make a night and have people sit around and talk
>>>>>>>>>> about the core happenings of many of these crypto functions?
>>>>>>>>>> I think it would be nice to get some folks together to talk about
>>>>>>>>>> some of the basics of the functions and algorithms etc.
>>>>>>>>>> My fear would be that A) you wouldn't get your homework done. :)
>>>>>>>>>>   and B) that we'd get a bunch of script-kiddies who want to encrypt their
>>>>>>>>>> laptops etc rather than going really into the subjects.
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>  Thoughts?
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 3:20 PM, Robby O'Connor <
>>>>>>>>>> robby.oconnor at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>> I sort of get that...I'm not asking you to do it for me...just
>>>>>>>>>>> kinda explain it in a better way...I guess?
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>> On Mon 20 Jan 2014 08:33:36 AM EST, Ignacio Verboten wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>> So, are you writing that the advantage to assisting you would
>>>>>>>>>>>> be non-negligible?
>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>  On Jan 20, 2014, at 6:31, Robby O'Connor <
>>>>>>>>>>>>> robby.oconnor at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hey all,
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>> Is anybody a Cryptography expert who would be willing to spend
>>>>>>>>>>>>> a bit of time with me...no money will be offered but perhaps some
>>>>>>>>>>>>> coffee...maybe food??
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>> I'm struggling with a Coursera course on Cryptography -- basic
>>>>>>>>>>>>> stuff at this point specifically determining whether or not Pseudo-random
>>>>>>>>>>>>> number Generators ( PRG) are secure...and also whether or not given
>>>>>>>>>>>>> encryption scheme(s) are (one-time) semantically secure...I sort of get
>>>>>>>>>>>>> it...but maybe a person showing it in person with concrete examples will
>>>>>>>>>>>>> help...
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>> Thanks in advance...
>>>>>>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>>>>>> --rob
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>>>>>>>>>>  --
>>>>>>>>>> Zach Giles
>>>>>>>>>> zgiles at gmail.com
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