Re: [TLS] Another IRINA bug in TLS

Peter Gutmann <pgut001@cs.auckland.ac.nz> Thu, 21 May 2015 10:16 UTC

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From: Peter Gutmann <pgut001@cs.auckland.ac.nz>
To: "Yngve N. Pettersen" <yngve@spec-work.net>, Santiago Zanella-Beguelin <santiago@microsoft.com>, Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos <nmav@redhat.com>
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Subject: Re: [TLS] Another IRINA bug in TLS
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Yngve N. Pettersen <yngve@spec-work.net>; writes:

>For reference, in my 530K sample (Biased towards Alexa top million sites)
>there are 60000 servers (11.38%) that have that specific cipher suite
>enabled, as of Monday this week.

Hmm, so what's the next escalation level beyond the previous "GIANT SCREAMING
WTF"?  Perhaps a twelve-storey WTF with a magnificent entrance hall, carpeting
throughout, 24-hour portage, and an enormous sign on the roof, saying 'This Is
a Major [0] WTF'?

Peter.

[0] Or perhaps General Sir Anthony Cecil Hogmanay Melchett.