A Review of Chaffing and Winnowing

by David Spence Sept. 1, 2017 via SANS Institute

Chaffing and Winnowing was first proposed by Ronald Rivest, [1], as a means to achieve confidentiality in message transmission. At the present time there were two major techniques used for preventing adversaries from gaining information from a transmitted message:

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