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Reference for SHA-1 being broken

From: Harold Lockhart <hal.lockhart@oracle.com>
Date: Tue, 12 Jan 2010 12:45:20 -0800 (PST)
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Well Wang's team has published a bunch of papers in 2005 and their initial results merely weakened SHA-1, while completely breaking MD-5. However this seems to be the paper which convinced everybody that SHA-1 had to be phased out in fairly short order:

Wang, X., Yin, Y.L., Yu, H.: Finding Collisions in the Full SHA-1. 
In Shoup, V., editor, Advances in Cryptology - CRYPTO 2005, 
25th Annual International Cryptology Conference, Santa Barbara, California, USA, 
August 14-18, 2005, Proceedings, volume 3621 of LNCS, pages 17–36. Springer, 2005.

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