YarrowA secure pseudorandom number generator
Note: Yarrow is no longer being supported.
Designed by Bruce Schneier and John Kelsey
Yarrow has been replaced by Fortuna. If you're looking for a PRNG, please use that instead. Documents about Yarrow are retained here for historical interest only.
- Yarrow paper
- Questions and Answers about Yarrow
- Source code (Note: the source code implements an older version of Yarrow, not the one specified in the paper.)
- Press Release
- Wired article
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