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statistical analysis of discrete (non-uniform) p-values: cryptographical random data test

i'm doing a statistical analysis of a well-known cryptographic algorithm and have hit an anomaly. i need to prove that what i have found is statistically significant. i am taking block sizes of 256 ...
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Formula for checking the probability of a character appearing multiple times consecutively in an encrypted string

I am a young CS student with a specific interest in Cryptography, but I am relatively new to the field. Yesterday I came across a question I could not answer by myself, so I thought I'd ask some more ...
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What is a sequence run?

If i have a sequence of bits. Say it is 010001011101. What is a sequence run? I am trying to make a script that will check Golomb and this has to do with one of the three tests.
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Pearson's Correlation, for comparing a PRNG?

Other than uniformity tests on random numbers of which can be done with other methods, I had wondered if the result of the Pearson Product Moment Correlation function would be an effective means to ...
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License Plate Statistics

California issues license plates in numeric order (if we turn the letters into numbers). I have fun noticing the latest plate I have seen. I am interested in what you can derive from a series of ...