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jon virgi
04-19-2003, 12:22 AM
I was wondering what the hardest factoring problem you have come across. I will post a few difficult ones i have come across tommorrow. Lets see some tough factoring.

rbayer
04-19-2003, 01:28 AM
How about finding prime factorizations for 128-bit numbers? That's a tough one, and would render RSA security nearly worthless if you find a way to do it quickly.