Watershed SHA1 collision just broke the WebKit repository, others may follow (ArsTechnica)

Thursday’s watershed attack on the widely used SHA1 hashing function has claimed its first casualty: it’s the version control system used by the WebKit browser engine, which became completely corrupted after someone uploaded two proof-of-concept PDF files that have identical message digests.

Source: SANS ISC SecNewsFeed @ February 24, 2017 at 02:00PM

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