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  1. Traffic Server
  2. TS-1669

Evaluate SipHash as a replacement for MD5

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 7.1.0
    • Component/s: Core, Performance
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      Description

      SipHash is claimed to have the stability of MD5 but the performance of a non-crypto hash function. Let's take a look and see whether there's any benefit to that.

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          James Peach

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            • Assignee:
              psudaemon Phil Sorber
              Reporter:
              jamespeach James Peach
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