[issue13703] Hash collision security issue

Terry J. Reedy report at bugs.python.org
Thu Jan 19 00:37:47 CET 2012


Terry J. Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> added the comment:

> As much as the counting idea rubs me wrong,

FWIW, the original 2003 paper reported that the url-caching system that 
they tested used collision-counting to evade attacks.

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