Re: Re: Secret sharing in “Protecting Secret Keys with Personal Entropy”

Maaartin G <grajcar1@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
I just wondered why people like Bruce Schneier bother with describing
such a workaround (simple but quite lengthy) instead of doing it the
easy way.

In this case, the exact shape of the secret sharing scheme isn't
actually interesting.

Sometimes, once you have a reasonable solution to a not very interesting
part of the puzzle, you don't bother looking for a better one.