Reply to post: Why would you avoid using the HWRNG?

Boffin: Dump hardware number generators for encryption and instead look within

DougS Silver badge

Why would you avoid using the HWRNG?

If you have something else you think will generate randomness using it AND the HWRNG. Even if the HWRNG is rigged if its output isn't directly used you can still get a few more bits of entropy by combining the two sources.

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