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[whatwg] Cryptographically strong random numbers

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Fri, 04 Feb 2011 23:01:19 -0500
Message-ID: <4D4CCB8F.9000100@mit.edu>
> Most operating systems provide strong sources of randomness that can
> be used to seed cryptographic PRNGs.  I'd be inclined to recommend
> that folks use that sort of "truly random" seed.

That sounds good to me.

> Given this feedback, we'll probably start off with the Uint8Array version.

Sounds like a plan.  I'll see about getting this to happen in Gecko too.

-Boris
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