random number generator

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Noun1.random number generator - a routine designed to yield a random number
subprogram, subroutine, procedure, routine, function - a set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program
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In which case, betting will tend to decline even more if a random number generator is used.
The application of random number generator has been discussed previously.
The device includes a touch button and LED indicator for confirming transactions and a true random number generator. The wallet also provides support for 2-factor authentication.
In 2017, the company developed the world's smallest Quantum Random Number Generator -- a device that constantly generates random numbers that create strong keys that are not biased and cannot be predicted.
[r.sub.n] [member of] R represents random number generator while [S.sub.n] [member of] S indicates the internal states of pure PRNG and [P.sub.s] is defined as the probability distribution of random seed.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- In an effort to block emerging threats to online security, researchers at Princeton University have developed a method to verify the strength of random number generators that form the basis of most encryption systems.
developing a prototype of ultra-fast quantum optical random number generator [6].
The S32K offers a Cryptographic Services Engine (CSE) which includes a true random number generator plus secure flash for key storage among other innovative security features.
Joe said of the nomination, "London Innovators is an esteemed group of entrepreneurs, innovators and investors and to be recognised in this way is validation of the innovative work we're doing in developing a Quantum Random Number Generator (QRNG) which can be used on a mobile device - an important step towards securing the Internet of Things - which as we are all too aware is an area of cybersecurity which needs urgent attention."
Muttley hears one firm has been using recorded footage of historical races - where all possible combinations of winner, forecast and tricast are available - with the video that plays being determined by a random number generator. It is a game of pure chance, ie.
For security, processor has a cryptographic engine, HW random number generator, and TrustZone.