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FIPS-Compliant SHA256 in .NET 4.6.2

You can get a FIPS-compliant SHA-256 hash using RSACryptoServiceProvider on .NET 4.6.2; on earlier versions of .NET, you have to use a work-around from a Microsoft Connect issue. Continue reading

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How Random is Random?

Is the built-in C# Random class random enough? Or for that matter, what does random really mean? How do we classify it? How random is random enough? And how does Random stand up to the claim of being truly random? Continue reading

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