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Date: Sat, 7 Jul 2012 22:02:11 +0200
From: Frank Dittrich <>
Subject: Re: optimized mscash2-opencl

On 07/07/2012 11:48 AM, Solar Designer wrote:
> I did not check for possible false negatives.  Someone will need to run
> the test suite.
> Also notice how we stayed within the same "bara - choedia" set of
> candidate passwords for half an hour.  It'd take roughly:
> 262144*1090/102413 = 2790 seconds

For the test suite, we also need to make sure the number of passwords in
the (possibly format specific) pw.dic is higher than MAX_KEYS_PER_CRYPT
(here: 262144), possibly even higher than 2*MAX_KEYS_PER_CRYPT.
Otherwise we will miss several sorts of possible bugs.


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