- n (computer science) the format of sectors on the surface of a hard disk drive so that the operating system can access them and setting a starting position
- Phil Zimmermann in Techworld.com
Stream ciphers have to be used most carefully. Any failure to do this will result in a disastrous loss of security,Zimmermann said. "Even with a properly chosen initialisation vector, you have to run RC4 for a while before the quality of...