Breaching Firewalls

The Diffie-Hellman protocol is a method for two computer users to create a mutual private key through which they can exchange information securely across an insecure channel.

The key to breaking these enciphered messages is essentially a question of how to use random number theory to resolve the  “discrete logarithm” axiom.

The administrators of China’s Sunway TaihuLight assert that they have resolved the axiom.